OURS National Scholarships

Rebecca Peters : Luce Scholars Program

Rebecca Peters graduated in May 2014 as a University Medalist with a B.Sc in Society and Environment, and a B.A in International Development/Global Poverty. Rebecca was awarded the Marshall Scholarship in 2014 to obtain her MSc at the University of Manchester, and will be completing her second year at the London School of Economics. In 2013, Rebecca received the Morris K. Udall Scholarship, the Harry S. Truman Scholarship, and the Donald A. Strauss Scholarship for her commitment to the human right of access to clean water. In addition to her many sustainability and human rights focused academic achievements and goals, Rebecca enjoys marathon running, mountain climbing, blogging on Latin American politics, learning Quechua, traveling, and landscape photography.