Hall of Fame

The Michigan State University NIFS Office has long held the privilege of supporting a diverse range of MSU students in their pursuit of competitive scholarly awards.  The NIFS Hall of Fame recognizes those in this said group who have successfully competed for prestigious scholarships and fellowships, or have been named a finalist or honorable mention.


Total NIFS Awardees (Current as of 1/31/2018)

Award Number of Awardees
Beinecke Scholarship 3
Boren Fellowship 3
Boren Scholarship 31
James C. Gaither (Formerly Carnegie Jr.) Fellowship 2
Churchill Scholarship 18
Department of Defense Science, Mathematics, and Research for Transformation (SMART) Graduate Fellowship 0
Department of Energy Computational Science Graduate Fellowship 1
Department of Energy Stewardship Science Graduate Fellowship 1
Department of Homeland Security Fellowship 2
Gates Cambridge Scholarship 4
Goldwater Scholarship 43
Hertz Fellowship 4
Hollings Scholar 7
Jacob K. Javits Fellowship 1
Marshall Scholarship 16
Mitchell Scholarship 4
National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship 3
NIH Oxford-Cambridge Scholarship 2
NSF Graduate Research Fellowship 346
Paul and Daisy Soros Fellow for New Americans 2
Pickering Scholarship 0
Presidential Fellowship 9
Rhodes Scholarship 18
Schwarzman Scholarship 0
Truman Scholarship 16
Udall Scholarship 12