Yale Rhodes and Marshall Scholars Announced

This year, 10 Yale students — six seniors and four alumni — were named as Rhodes or Marshall Scholars, two of the most coveted academic awards for study in Great Britain. Three Yale seniors and one alumnus were awarded 4 out of 32 Rhodes Scholarships awarded in 2014, the most of any other college or university. The students were chosen out of a pool of 877 students nominated by 305 colleges and universities nationwide. Six Yalies — three seniors and three alumni — were recognized with Marshall Scholarships. This is the highest number of Marshall Scholarships awarded to Yale students in a single year in over 30 years.