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Morgan Schwartz ’18 Earns Goldwater Scholarship

Schwartz is one of just 240 college students in the United States to receive the Goldwater Scholarship, awarded annually to college sophomores and juniors planning to pursue research careers in the natural sciences, mathematics or engineering. The one-year scholarship covers up to $7,500 per year toward tuition, fees, books, and room and board.

For Schwartz, it’s an opportunity to build on the great research opportunities she’s had at Smith—and off campus, too.

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Published April 7, 2017

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Jamie Cyr ’16 Earns Prestigious Gates Cambridge Scholarship

Jamie Cyr ’16 is Smith’s first-ever Gates Cambridge Scholar.

Established in 2000 by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the Gates Cambridge Scholarship is one of the most prestigious international postgraduate awards, presented annually to a select group of “academically exceptional and socially committed people” who the foundation believes “are likely to be transformative leaders across all fields of endeavour.”

Cyr is one of just 55 Gates Cambridge Scholars named this spring, joining 35 who were announced this past fall.

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Published April 11, 2017

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