Each scholar is awarded $7,500 to support undergraduate research in their junior or senior year.
Hannah Denham '20 and Maya Lora '20 earned awards for their reporting and writing.
Sigler was nominated her for the award by a current student.
Students took first place in three categories in the Society of Professional Journalists’ regional college journalism competition.
Leah Naomi Green, visiting assistant professor of English at W&L, was selected by Li-Young Lee as the winner of the 2019 Walt Whitman Award.
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W&L students Graham Novak '19 and Mourad Berrached '20 won a $15,000 prize at the 2018 Schulze Entrepreneurship Challenge.
Doan Bui ’21 and Hashim Syed ’19 have won Gilman Scholarships to study abroad.
The Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) research fellowship will allow her to conduct research at the U.S. Army Medical Research Institute for Chemical Defense.
The awards were presented during W&L's Athletics Awards Ceremony on May 15.
In addition, stories by two students were chosen as finalists in the SPJ Mark of Excellence national competition.