Examples of Student Work


The Office of Competitive Scholarships at Linfield University helps coordinate applications for a number of scholarship and fellowship opportunities for students, including the Rhodes Scholarship, Fulbright grants, the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship, the Harry S. Truman Scholarship, and NSF graduate research fellowships. Since 1991, Linfield students and alumni have received awards for Austrian Government Teaching Assistantships, the Boren (National Security Education Program) Scholarship, awards from the Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst (German Academic Exchange Service), French Government Teaching Assistantships, Fulbright grants (including the Fulbright Summer Institute), the Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship, the Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship, the Kemper Scholarship, Spanish Government Teaching Assistantships, Teach for America, and the Morris K. and Stuart L. Udall Scholarship.

This collection contains examples of student work produced in association with various scholarship programs.


Submissions from 2020


Deborah Olsen Public Service Essay, Sierra Miller

Submissions from 2018


Conceptualizing the Refugee Crisis: Beyond the Classroom and into the Community, Elin Johnson

Submissions from 2017


Deborah Olsen Public Service Scholarship Essay, Maura Hand

Submissions from 2016


Deborah M. Olsen Public Service Internship 2016, Sara Gomez

Submissions from 2015


The Deborah M. Olsen Public Service Internship: The Colombian Refugee Project, Paulina Rodriguez

Submissions from 2014


Washington, D.C. through the “Live. Learn. Intern” Program, Andrew Waetzig

Submissions from 2013


Building Bridges across Cultures: Engaging in the Practice of Citizen Diplomacy, Clara Martinez