App State sets new record for Fulbright U.S. Student grant awardees in 2020–21
BOONE, N.C. — The Office of Nationally Competitive Scholarships (NCS), a division of University College at Appalachian State University, announces five Appalachian alumnae have been awarded 2020–21 Fulbright U.S. Student Program grants — a new record for the university, which was recognized as a top producing institution for Fulbright students among master’s institutions for the 2019–20 grant year.
Four of Appalachian’s Fulbright grant recipients will fulfill teaching assistantships and one will pursue graduate study abroad during spring 2021. Recipients of Fulbright awards are chosen on the basis of academic and professional achievement as well as their record of service and leadership potential in their respective fields.
Appalachian’s 2020–21 Fulbright recipients:
- Alumna Alexandra “Lexie” All ’20, of Clayton, a graduate of the College of Arts and Sciences (CAS).
- Alumna Caroline Sager ’18, of Raleigh, a CAS graduate.
- Alumna Nancy Patterson ’16, of Auburn, Alabama, a graduate of the Beaver College of Health Sciences (BCHS).
- Alumna Hayley Rose ’19 ’20, of Waxhaw, a two-time graduate of the Reich College of Education (RCOE).
- Alumna Katelyn Wilder ’20, of Mebane, a CAS graduate.
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