Ethan Connor Libby Pelletier

2019 Fulbright Scholar

Ethan Connor Libby Pelletier

Ethan Connor Libby Pelletier

Ethan Connor Libby Pelletier has earned a Fulbright English Teaching Grant to teach students in Taiwan.

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


This award is about representation and cultural exchange. I am honored and privileged that my country chose me to represent and share our values overseas. I hope to learn as much as I hope to teach.”

Collegiate experience

  • Areas of Study:

    • Graduated May, 2019, from the College of Arts & Sciences with degrees in political science and Asian studies

Inspired By

Li Zeng – conducted my Chinese language placement test the summer before my freshman year, and has since consistently provided me with the best of advice and instruction, both language-related and otherwise. I am honored by his continued support as I move on to this next stage of my life.

Hometown information

  • Hometown:

    Brandenburg, Kentucky

  • High school:

    Meade County High School (2015)

  • Parents:

    Kathryn Martinez of Louisville, KY and Alan Pelletier of Augusta, Maine