National Fellowship Award Recipients for 2014
The Charles B. Rangel International Affairs Fellowship Award
The Rangel Fellowship Program seeks to attract and prepare outstanding young people who have an interest in pursuing careers as diplomats. Fellows who successfully complete the program and Foreign Service entry requirements receive appointments as Foreign Service Officers.
Jonathan Hunn Broadnax
Humanity in Action Fellowship
The objective of the Humanity in Action Fellowship is to facilitate a collective exploration of the social and political roots of discrimination and to provide a forum for recognizing, discussing, and addressing some of the most challenging related issues.
James A. Hefner 2014 HBCU National Piano Competition 1st Place Winner
Jonathan Kofi Vordzorgbe
Dr. Jefferson Ethridge, Faculty Adviser
Luard Morse Scholarship
The Luard Morse Scholarship offers full tuition (and a modest stipend) for a semester abroad at an English University to one deserving sophomore attending a United Negro College Fund institution (and select others) studying in any field.
Dr. Linda Zatlin, Adviser
Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship
The Mellon Mays Undergraduate Fellowship program is the centerpiece of The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation’s initiatives to increase diversity in the faculty ranks of institutions of higher learning. The Fellowship supports students through various stages of pursuit for their Ph.D.
Dr. Willie Rockward, Mentor
Dr. Linda Zatlin, Mentor
Dr. Frederick Knight, Mentor
Dr. Samuel Livingston, Mentor
Rhodes Scholarship Semi-Finalist
The Rhodes Scholarships are the oldest and most celebrated international fellowship awards in the world.
Each year 32 Americans are selected for their outstanding scholarly achievements, character, commitment to others and to the common good, and potential for leadership in whatever domains their careers may lead.
Dr. Keith Hollingsworth, Adviser
Trials, a partnership of NYU School of Law, Harvard Law School, and the Advantage Testing Foundation, is a rigorous five-week residential summer scholarship program that helps talented and motivated college students of modest means gain admission to the nation’s leading law schools.
Willie Hill DeMarco Pitre
White House HBCU All-Stars
Sponsored by the White House Initiative on Historically Black Colleges and Universities, this inaugural class of HBCU All-Stars includes 75 undergraduates, graduate and professional students lauded for their accomplishments in scholarship, leadership and civic engagement.