Tudo depende do contexto, pode ser scholarship holder, fellow e scholar.
"He holds a law degree from the University of Ottawa and did post-graduate studies at the University of Oxford, in the United Kingdom, where he was a Rhodes Scholar."
"This is a young man who is a good scholar and, as members will see, he is a very enterprising young man as well. "
"Peter J. Lu is a post-doctoral research fellow in the department of physics at Harvard University. "
"The university will be responsible for making regular payments to the scholarship holder for the NSERC and host organization portions of the scholarship. "