Rangel Graduate Fellowship

The Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program offers competitive grants for U.S. undergraduate students of limited financial means to pursue academic studies or credit-bearing, career-oriented internships abroad in nontraditional countries, especially those outside of Western Europe, Australia, and New Zealand. 

Award Recipient

Stanislas Phanord, '14, political science
Stan is one of only 20 students nationwide selected for this honor. Stan, a first-generation college student, has navigated his academic, co-op, and Dialogue of Civilizations experiences with exceptional interpersonal skills and cultural sensitivity. His international experience includes a six-month co-op at the Geneva Centre for Security Policy and stints studying French in France and Morocco, which prepared him for his most recent work in Senegal as a human rights advocate for destitute young boys.