Fulbright U.S. Student Awards

The Fulbright Scholarship is one of the most prestigious nationally competitive awards. This merit-based award provides funds for U.S. citizens to study, conduct research, or teach overseas for a year to increase mutual understanding among the people of the United States and those of other countries.

Award Recipient

Jesse Fenichel, doctoral candidate in sociology
Jesse’s research project will be the first sociological study of the legal-process-outsourcing industry in the Philippines. It will provide a descriptive account of the industry and examine its possible consequences for the legal field in the Philippines and the U.S. His research, based in Manila, will include the collection of quantitative data and interviews with individuals in the Philippine legal field.