Lifetime Experience Grants
Casa ShalomMegan Skaggs
Megan received an LTE Grant that helped fund six weeks volunteering at hte Casa Shalom Orphanage in Guatemala. Megan was later selected as a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant in Guatemala.
Summer ResearchDimond Shelton
Dimond received an LTE Grant to support her summer research in a WKU biology lab.
Gunnera insignisClarice Esch
Clarice received an LTE Grant that helped fund travel to Costa Rica for her research on the Gunnera insignis. Clarice was selected as a Goldwater Scholar, an EPA GRO Fellow, a Fulbright Research Grantee to Costa Rica, and a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow.
Rainforest ReforestationBailey Mack
Bailey received an LTE Grant to fund participation in a reforestation project in the Peruvian rainforest. Bailey was selected as a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant to Malaysia.
Permaculture FarmAlexis Corbin
Alexis received an LTE Grant that helped her volunteer at a permaculture farm in Taiwan and learn about food security in Mandarin. Alexis was recognized as an Honorable Mention for the Udall Scholarship.
More examples of completed projects funded by the LTE Grant can be found on The Big Dreams Blog.