Paige Brewer

Fulbright Scholar and Critical Language Scholar

Paige Brewer

Paige Brewer

UofL senior Paige Brewer has earned a Fulbright English Teaching Assistant grant to teach in Kazakhstan.

The U.S. Student Fulbright Program, a federally sponsored international, educational and cultural exchange, recognizes academic merit and leadership potential. The program promotes mutual understanding between U.S. residents and people in more than 155 countries worldwide. Fulbrights are among the most prestigious awards in higher education.

Brewer also earned a Critical Language Scholarship to study Russian at Lobachevsky University in Nizhny Novgorod. The Critical Language Scholarship is an overseas language and cultural immersion program for U.S. undergraduate and graduate students. The scholarship aims to expand the number of U.S. citizens proficient in critical languages while building relationships between the people of the United States and other countries.

Collegiate experience

  • Areas of study:
    Graduates in May from UofL’s College of Arts and Sciences with political science major and Russian studies minor
  • Other recognition and honors:
    McConnell Scholar

Hometown information

  • Hometown:
    Highland Heights
  • High school:
    Notre Dame Academy
  • Parents:
    Susan Denny Brewer of Highland Heights and Charles Brewer of Wilder