Gilman-McCain Scholarship Recipient Is a First for UConn Posted on May 16, 2022May 16, 2022 by Moscardelli, Vincent Zoey England is one of just 100 students in the country to earn the scholarship this year Zoey England ’22, UConn’s first Gilman-McCain scholar, pets Jonathan XIV on May 3, 2022. (Peter Morenus/UConn Photo) Zoey England ’22 (CLAS) has been named a winner of a Gilman-McCain Scholarship, the first in University history. The scholarship program, sponsored by the U.S. State Department, provides awards of $5,000 for undergraduate child dependents of active duty service members to study or serve an internship abroad. It was developed under the framework of the State Department’s Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Program and named after the late Senator John McCain of Arizona. Continue reading in UConn Today . . . .