Merit Scholarships, Fellowships and Awards

2012-2013

2012-2013 Academic Year

Leadership

  • Emily Christian, Fulbright Award, International Education Administrators Program
    Role: Interim Director of Student Services
    Project: STEM programs and best practices in career development in Germany and France
  • Yekaterina Klepanchuk, 2013-14 Coro Fellow in Public Affairs
    Class of 2013, Global Studies
    Placement: Pittsburgh, PA
  • Aspasea McKenna, 2013 Clinton Global Initiative University
    Class of 2013, Business
    Project: "Using soccer as a development tool to increase primary education rates, combat poverty and break down gender and inter-ethnic divides"
  • Christopher Nelson, Mary Gates Venture Scholarship
    Class of 2013, Nursing
    Project: "Policy Recommendations for Greenlandic and Danish Nursing"
     
  • Alejandra Perez, Leadership 1000 Scholarship, Mary Gates Leadership Scholarship
    Class of 2016, Society, Ethics, & Human Behavior
    Project: "Beyond Dreaming: Scholarship List for Undocumented Students in Washington State"

Research

  • Cherry Banks, American Education Research Association Fellow
    Role: Professor of Education
    Research Focus: Multicultural Education
  • Paulette Costanza, Mary Gates Research Scholarship
    Class of 2013, Environmental Studies
    Project: "Linking People, Highlands, and Climate: Climate change on high-elevation socio-ecological systems in the tropical Andes"
     
  • Ty Edwards, Fulbright Research/Study Grant
    Class of 2013, Master of Arts in Cultural Studies
    Project: "Support Services for International Student Populations in Higher Education", University of British Columbia, Canada
     
  • Dan Jaffe, Fulbright Scholar
    Role: Professor of Atmospheric and Environmental Chemistry in the School of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics
    Placement: Distinguished Chair in Environmental Sciences at the Parthenope, University of Naples, Italy
  • Marcus Johnson, Mary Gates Research Scholarship
    Class of 2013, Global Studies
    Project: "The Multi Dimensions of Blackness: Cultural Hegemony in the US and Abroad"
  • Rena Kawasaki, UW Libraries Research Award for Undergraduates
    Class of 2013, Community Psychology
    Project: "How Language Use Indicates Acculturation and Enculturation Processes of Native Japanese Americans: Examples from the 1946 Issues of Hokubei Hochi"
  • Rachel Kearns, NIST Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship
    Class of 2014, Biology
    Placement: Physical Measurement Laboratory at the National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, MD
  • Jessica Manfredi, Leadership Alliance Summer Research - Early Identification Program (SR-EIP)
    Class of 2014, Global Studies
    Placement: Tufts University, Boston, MA
  • Christopher Nelson, Fulbright Research/Study Grant
    Class of 2013, Nursing
    Project:"Understanding the Expanded Nursing Scope of Practice in Denmark and Greenland", University of the Arctic Consortium, Denmark
  • Jenia Ostrovskaya, Mary Gates Research Scholarship
    Class of 2014, Biology
    Project: "Planarians Do Not Require Light Stimulus for Functional Regeneration of Photoreceptors"

Study Abroad

  • Ashley Baker, GO! Scholarship
    Class of 2015, Environmental Science
    Program: Environmental Studies in the Ecuadorian Mainland and the Galapagos Islands
  • Shauniece Drayton, Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship
    Class of 2014, Community Psychology
    Program: Zambia - Student Centered Health Education and Outreach: A Story of Urban and Rural Community Development
  • Meliaokalani Lam, Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship
    Class of 2014, Environmental Studies
    Program: Peruvian Field Studies: Ecology and Community from the Andes to the Amazon
  • Nykole Mitchell, Fritz Scholarship
    Class of 2014, Society, Ethics & Human Behavior
    Program: Disability in Limited Resource Environments Brazil
     
  • Julia Nelson, Foreign Language and Area Studies (FLAS) Fellowship
    Class of 2014, Global Studies
    Program: Uppsala University Exchange, Sweden
  • Justin Nygard, CIEE Language Intensive Focus Track (LIFT) Scholarship, Fritz Scholarship
    Class of 2014, Global Studies
    Study Abroad Program: Intensive Chinese Language and Culture, CIEE Study Center in Nanjing, China
  • Sarah Reeves, GO! Scholarship
    Class of 2015, Community Psychology, Environmental Studies
    Program: SIT Nepal: Tibetan and Himalayan Peoples
  • Christinna Rieken, GO! Scholarship
    Class of 2014, Community Psychology
    Program: Disability in Limited Resource Environments Brazil
  • Christopher Wright, GO! Scholarship
    Class of 2014, Environmental Science
    Program: Environmental Studies in the Ecuadorian Mainland and the Galapagos Islands
  • Michael Wright, Boren Scholarship Alternate, Fritz Scholarship
    Class of 2014, Law, Economics and Public Policy
    Study Abroad Program: The Russian Far East, School of Russian and Asian Studies in Vladivostok, Russia
  • Maggie Yaddoff, GO! Scholarship
    Class of 2016, CUSP
    Program: Natural History of Costa Rica
     
  • Study Abroad Ambassadors, Recipients of UW Bothell Study Abroad Scholarship

Other

  • Janice Laureano, Japanese Exchange and Teaching (JET) Programme
    Class of 2013, Global Studies

UWB General Scholarship Winners

Did You Know?

Bjong "Wolf" Yeigh became UW Bothell's third chancellor on Sept. 3, 2013.