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Award-Winning Students

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The university supports a well-rounded student experience by fostering a balanced approach to academic, cocurricular and extracurricular interests and achievements.

Nationally competitive awards and honors recognizing Emory students include:

  • Fulbright Fellowship
  • Goldwater Scholarship
  • Luce Scholar
  • Marshall Scholarship
  • National Science Foundation Fellowship
  • NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship
  • Rhodes Scholarship

Emory awards recognizing academic excellence include:

Recognition: 2018

NameAchievement
Rhodes ScholarshipChelsea Jackson, Emory College of Arts and Sciences
Goldwater ScholarshipAshley Diaz, Emory College of Arts and Sciences
Truman ScholarshipLamar Greene, Emory College of Arts and Sciences
NCAA Division III ChampionshipsWomen's Swimming & Diving Team were national champions for the ninth straight year. | See more varsity team rankings
NCAA Postgraduate ScholarshipsGabrielle Stravach of the women's cross country team, Jason McCartney of the men's soccer team, Cooper Tollen of the men's swimming & diving team, Oliver Smith of the men's swimming & diving team and Bridget Harding of the women's tennis team were each awarded the NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship, bestowed upon student-athletes who excel academically and athletically, while also serving as leaders in the community. 
Emory has now been awarded 114 postgraduate scholarships over the school's history.

Recognition: 2017

NameAchievement
Luce ScholarKadiata Sy, Emory College of Arts and Sciences
Truman ScholarshipChelsea Jackson, Emory College of Arts and Sciences
Marshall ScholarshipNoam Kantor, Emory College of Arts and Sciences
Emilia Truluck, Emory College of Arts and Sciences
Humanity in Action FellowshipJalyn Radziminski-Smith, Emory College of Arts and Sciences
Virginia Spinks, Emory College of Arts and Sciences
Howard Hughes Medical Research FellowshipMarta Stevanovic, School of Medicine
NCAA Division III ChampionshipsWomen's Swimming & Diving Team were national champions for the eighth straight year. Men's Swimming & Diving won their first ever national championship. The men's tennis team won their second title in five years. | See more varsity team rankings
NCAA Postgraduate ScholarshipsMarcela Sanchez-Aizcorbe and Andrew Wilson of women's and men's swimming teams, Aman Manji of the men's tennis team, Sarah Maher of the volleyball team, Kyle Monk of the baseball team, and Brittany File of the softball team were each awarded the NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship, bestowed upon student-athletes who excel academically and athletically, while also serving as leaders in the community.

Recognition: 2016

NameAchievement
Rhodes ScholarshipLeah Michalove, Emory College of Arts and Sciences
Mount Vernon Leadership FellowBen Goldfein, Emory College of Arts and Sciences
Goldwater ScholarshipEthan Alwaise, Emory College of Arts and Sciences
Howard Hughes Medical Research FellowshipMatthew Stern, School of Medicine
NCAA Division III ChampionshipsWomen's Swimming & Diving Team were national champions for the seventh straight year. The women's tennis team won their second title in three years. | See more varsity team rankings
NCAA Postgraduate ScholarshipsElizabeth Aronoff and Carolun Bonfield of the Women's Swimming & Diving Team,  Elise Viox of the Women's Cross Country Team and Lukas Mees, Jacob Seigel and Julie Williamson of the outdoor track and field program were each awarded the NCAA Postgraduate Scholarship, bestowed upon student-athletes who excel academically and athletically, while also serving as leaders in the community. 
Emory has now been awarded 103 postgraduate scholarships over the school's history.

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