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(Galesburg, IL)  --  The nation's foremost international educational exchange, The Fulbright Program, has again identified Knox College as among the leading institutions whose graduates earn Fulbright awards for international teaching and research.  Four Knox College students won prestigious Fulbright awards in 2012, which places Knox eleventh in the nation, along with eight other schools that also each had four recipients. The rankings included the top 38 institutions with four or more award winners, listed in a recent report in The Chronicle of Higher Education. This year's ranking is available on the Chronicle web site; lists of leading Fulbright schools from 2004 through 2012 are available on the Fulbright Program web site.  "Knox has a consistent record as a top producer of Fulbright award winners, with eighteen students five faculty and nine alumni receiving Fulbright grants in the past decade," said Lawrence Breitborde, Dean of the College and Vice President for Academic Affairs. Breitborde, who has received two Fulbright grants for his own research in Africa, advises Knox students who are interested in competing for Fulbright awards.

 

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