Rhodes Scholar

NCSU students study an array of solar panels on top of the NSF FREEDM Systems Center.
Marc Hall / North Carolina State University

Duke and N.C. State Universities are among eight schools in the country now providing scholarships for British students to study engineering in the US.

Rachel Myrick is the latest UNC-Chapel Hill winner of the prestigious Rhodes scholarship. The student body vice president and Morehead scholar has worked in a domestic violence shelter in Belize, designed and taught her own course at Carolina, and organized a TED conference on campus.