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Chronicle of Higher Ed Lists Scripps College Among Top 25 Fulbright-Producing Colleges

CLAREMONT, California - February 19, 2018

Scripps College is featured in The Chronicle of Higher Education as a U.S. college credited with producing the highest number of student Fulbright recipients in the country for 201718, ranking among the Top 25 in its category. The annual list is announced by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs and highlighted in the Chronicle. Scripps appears on the list that focuses on baccalaureate institutions, or “bachelor’s colleges.” 
In 2017, six Scripps students were awarded Fulbright Fellowships. The Fulbright Program is the U.S. government’s flagship international educational exchange program. Since its inception in 1946, the Fulbright Program has provided more than 380,000 participants—chosen for their academic merit and leadership potential—with the opportunity to exchange ideas and contribute to finding solutions to shared international concerns.