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

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