Meena Venkataramanan is Selected as a Gates Cambridge Scholar & Receives the Overseas Press Club Foundation Scholarship

March 11, 2021


Meena Venkataramanan

Meena Venkataramanan (Harvard University, class of 2021) has been selected as a Gates Cambridge Scholar to pursue an M.Phil in English Studies with a focus on Modern and Contemporary Literature.

Ms. Venkataramanan is featured in a February 19th, 2021, Harvard Gazette article where, after completing her joint concentration in English and South Asian Studies at Harvard, she "plans to study contemporary refugee and asylum-seeker literature from the U.S. and the United Kingdom" during her upcoming M.Phil program in English Studies at the University of Cambridge (fall of 2021).

In addition, Ms. Venkataramanan has earned the prestigious Overseas Press Club Foundation Scholarship. She is one of only 17 students selected for the journalism award which funds journalism fellowships in domestic and overseas news bureaus. We are most pleased to announce Ms. Venkataramanan's selection as a Gates Cambridge Scholar and her scholarship award with the Overseas Press Club Foundation!