This merit based scholarship will be awarded to quality students in the Literature and Writing Graduate program. Two students will be selected for a $2,000 scholarship for their first semester of the graduate program. The Schmidt scholarship is awarded to incoming graduate students.
Bob Schmidt manages the Brandes Institute, the thought-leadership division of San Diego-based investment manager Brandes Investment Partners. Working with investment practitioners and academics worldwide, Bob helps develop and share ideas addressing diverse investment-related topics. He also is a lecturer at UCSD’s Rady School, teaching communication principles to Master of Finance graduate students. Bob earned an MA in Literature & Writing from California State University, San Marcos and a BA (magna cum laude) from Duquesne University. His commitment to enhancing opportunities for research and writing for graduate level students at his alma mater prompted him to fund this fellowship.
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