Fargo Student Awarded $5,000 Gilman Scholarship

Kevin Bauer, a Minnesota State University Moorhead sophomore majoring in East Asian Studies, has received a $5,000 Benjamin A. Gilman scholarship to support his study in Japan this coming academic year. The Gilman scholarship, a program of the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, is administered by the Institute of International Education, of which MSUM holds membership. The scholarship is one of 850 awarded nationally out of 1,927 applications.