Previous Awardees

Awarded to date: $285,500

2016

Max Schlenker, (Yale) – $4,000
Amara Radetsky, (Reed College, OR) – $4,000
Naomi Kolb-Untinen, (Portland State University, OR) – $2,500
Jeremy Tsai, (Harvard) – $2,5000
Adam Kriz, (University of Minnesota – Twin Cities, MN) – $2,500
Victor Ramos,  (University of Maryland – College Park) – $2,500
Haruka Yukioka – (University of Minnesota – Twin Cities, MN) – $2,500
Fiona Cisternas – (University of California – San Diego, CA) – $2,500
Stephanie Figureoa – (California Lutheran University, CA) – $2,500
AJ Clifforde Alcover – (Brown University, RI) – $2,500
unnamed receipient – (University of Michigan) – $2,500

2015

2015 Awardees

Nicole Maines, of Portland, ME (University of Maine) – $3,000
Matthew Yeung of San Ramon, CA (Diablo Valley College, CA) – $3,000
Jasper Mills of Fredericksburg, VA (Swarthmore College, PA) – $2,000
Joan Mosviowski of Hartville, OH (Bowling Green State University, OH) – $2,000
Parker Breza of Victoria, MN (Tufts University, MA) – $2,000
Julian Turner of Paradis, LA (University of Southern California) – $2,000
Casey Hoke of Louisville, KY (California Polytechnic Institute of Pomona) – $2,000

2014

2014 Awardees

Max Doyle, Okemos, MI (University of Michigan) – $2,500
Shelby Paine, Shreveport, LA (Louisiana State University) – $2,500
Jonathan Contreras of Camarillo, CA (Pomona College, CA) – $1,500
Derek Maiolo of Craig, CO (University of Oregon) – $1,500
Greta Melendez of Woodland Hills, CA (Pitzer College, CA) – $1,500
Cesar Rodriguez of Greensboro, NC (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill) – $1,500
Theodore Waechter of Cary, NC (Harvard College, MA) – $1,500
Jayce Williams of Baytown, TX (University of Texas at Austin) – $1,500

2013

2013 Awardees

Casey John Leonard, Walnut Creek, CA, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA – $2,500
Jacob Rudolph, Parsippany, NJ, Univeristy of Miami, FL – $2,500.
Samuel Arthur McCauley, Greenville, SC, College of Charleston, SC – $1,500
Ari Flaks, Melrose Park, PA, Columbia University, NY – $1,500
Amram Altzman, Linden, NJ, Albert A. List College of Jewish Studies, NY – $1,500
Camille Stovall-Ceja of San Diego, CA (Wellesley College, MA)
Mario Vasquez Zuniga. Lancaster, CA, San Francisco State University, CA – $1,500
Camden Goetz, Wisconsin Rapids, WI, Tufts University, MA – $1,500

2012

Richard Frische, Mesa, AZ, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ – $2,500
John Otto III, Haddonfield, NJ, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL – $2,500
Zachary Keith Johnson, Siler City, NC, University of NC at Greensboro – $1,500
Sara McAtee, Greenwood, IN, Oberlin College and Conservatory, OH – $1,500
Emilie Palmer, Brookline, MA, Smith College, Northampton, MA – $1,500
Maximillian Staebler, Bradenton, Fl, Duke University, Durham, NC – $1,500
Amy Vallis, Washington, DC, Grinnell College, Grinnell, IA – $1,500

2011

Noah Rory Mann, Newport, RI, Marlboro College, Marlboro, VT. – $2,500
Daniel Sparks, Parma, OH, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH. – $2,500
Mason Hsieh, Oakland, CA, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA. – $1,500
Aden Cook, Grand Island, NY, State University of NY, Buffalo, NY. – $1,500
Pauline Varley, Cleveland Heights, OH, Massachusetts Institute of Tech., Cambridge, MA. – $1,500
Derek Demeri, North Haledon, NJ, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ. – $1,500
Cody Jackson, Delray Beach, FL, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL. $1,500

2010

Jonathan Kyle Lipton, San Antonio, TX, American University, Washington, DC. – $2,500
Hanna King, Seattle, WA, Swarthmore College, PA – $2,500
Jovel Queirolo, Pacifica, CA, Stanford University, CA – $1,500
Jeremy A. Busch, Scotch Plains, NJ, Vassar College, NY – $1,500
Aviva Kumari Prager, Albany, CA, Whitman College, WA – $1,500
Emily Rivers, Robbinsville, NJ, Bryn Mawr College, PA – $1,500
Gary Johnson , East Orange, NJ, Montclair State University, NJ – $1,500

2009

Guadalupe Andres Cano, Tucson, AZ, Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication , Arizona State University – AZ – $2,500
Jeffrey John DeLuca, Jupiter, FL, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill – NC – $2,500
Leah Walkowski, Columbus, OH, Warren Wilson College – NC – $1,500
Mariel Ramirez, Brownsville, TX, University of Texas at Denton – TX – $1,500
Alok Balram Vaid-Menon, College Station, TX, Stanford University – CA – $1,500
Joseph Preston Whitt, Decatur, AL, George Washington University – DC – $1,500
Simone Getty, Santa Clara, CA, San Jose State University – CA – $1,500

2008

Jordan Christopher Tracy, St. Joseph, MO, Missouri Western State University – MO – $2,500
Anthony (Tonei) Glavinic, Anchorage, AK, American University – DC – $2,500
Anna Burke, Honeoye Falls, NY, Smith College – MA – $1,500
Adam Dobson, Cranberry Township, PA, University of Pittsburgh – PA – $1,500
Foberto Flotte, Jr., Presidio, TX, University of TX in Austin – TX – $1,500
Jennifer Harkin, Vancouver, WA, Evergreen State – WA – $1,500
Nicholas Pittarides, Danville, CA, University of Southern CA in Los Angeles – CA – $1,500
Michelle Rattoballi, Eastchester, NY, George Mason University – VA – $1,500

2007

Connor McFadden, Burlington, VT, Univ of Vermont – VT – $2,500
Jennifer Erickson, Reno, NV, Univ of Nevada, Reno – NV – $2,500
William A. Adams, III, Augusta, ME, Clark University – ME – $1,500
Sean Gerstley, Middletown, DE, Rhode Island School of Design – RI – $1,500
Debra Singer, Staunton, VA, Brandeis Univ – MA – $1,500
Enbar Cohen, Aventura, FL, Miami – Dade College – FL – $1,500

2006

Michelle Mittler, Bayside, NY, State University of NY at Albany – $2,500
David Seitz, Wauwatosa, WI, Macalester College – MN – $2,500
Abby “Aidan” Grennell, Richmond, VA, Chrisopher Newport Univ – VA – $1,500
Connor Hestdalen, Hamburg, NY, University of Chicago – IL – $1,500
Andrew Capehart, Southampton, PA, Temple Univ. – PA – $1,500
Ellen Adams, Spokane, WA, Princeton Univ – NJ – $1,500
Lucia Hermo, Summit, NJ, American Univ – DC – $1,500

2005

Derek Hester, Fremont, NE, Univ of NE – Lincoln – $2,500
Rebecca Mohan, Vandergrift, PA, Chatham College – PA – $1,500
Ly Nguyen, Beaverton, OR, Stanford – CA – $1,500
Timothy Brandon Wroten, Federalsburg, MD, Eugene Lang – NYC – $1,500
Alla Pekareva, San Francisco, CA, Smith College – MA – $1,500
Rebecca Wells, Eugene, OR, Deferred 1 year – $1,500

2004

Danny Leslie, Mason, MI, Univ of Michigan – $2,500
Kyle Nicholas Coffey, Cisco, GA, Shorter College – GA – $1,500
Marla Rae Dukler, Spring, TX, Northwestern Univ – $1,500
Morgan L. Jenatton, Medford, MA, Boston Univ – $1,500
Clinton McQueen IV, Grand Banc, MI, Western Michigan Univ – $1,500
Benjamin Lacker, Richmond, VA, NYU – $1,500

2003

Samuel Lee, Chevy Chase, MD, Univ of Penn – $2,500
Geoffrey Maddox, Topeka, KS, Univ of Missouri – $1,500
Andrew Shield, Lexington, KY, Brown Univ – $1,500
Peter Martynyuk, Mamaroneck, NY, Baruch Univ – $1,500
Christopher Valdez, Odessa, FL, Univ of South Florida – $1,500

2002

Michael Crachiolo, Atlanta, GA, NYU – $2,500
Justin Clapp, Raleigh, NC, – $1,500
Dominic Gramatte, Covington, GA, – $1,500
Colin McAndrew, Erie, PA, Penn State – $1,500
Hannah Peterson, Nahant, MA, – $1,500

2001

Robert Imada, Sunnyvale, CA, Univ of CA – Santa Cruz – $2,500
Geoffrey Winder, CA, NYU – $2,000
Kris Trujillo, Conejo Valley, CA, Harvard – $1,500
Katie Kilborn, Emory – GA – $1,500

2000

Derek Bleckinger, Elbow Lake, MN, Luther College – IA – $2,500
Kristen Foery, Nassau, DE, Dartmouth – $2,500
Rebecca Van Wormer, OR – $2,000
Courtney C. Cleary, East Lyme, CT, Northeastern – $1,500
Shaun Gray, Jamestown, NM, Univ of NM – Alburquerque – $1,500
Sheina Moore, New Hope, MN, Wesleyan Univ – $1,500
Kevin Rosier, Kenner, LA – $1,500

1999

Jesse Evans, Gilbert, AZ, Claremont McKenna College – CA – $2,000
Tatyana Libes, Chicago, IL, Emory – GA – $2,000
Elizabeth Lark Baum, Chicago, IL, Univ of Massachusetts – Amherst – $1,500
Glenn Foster, Easton, MD, Univ of Delaware – $1,500
Michael Miller, Newark, DE, Tisch School of the Arts – NYU – $1,500
John Oldigs, Jr., Dover, DE, Montclair State Univ – NJ – $1,500
Natasha Osler, Skokie, IL, Univ of Wisconsin – Oshkosh – $1,500
Rachel Sippel, Mesa, AZ, Arizona State Univ – $1,500
Clyde Tipawan, Yonkers, NY, Fashion Institute of Tech – NY – $1,500

1998

Ross Thoden, NJ, American Univ – $1,000
Katherine Ranson-Walsh, VA, Univ of CA – Santa Cruz – $1,000
Jeremy Fernandez, AZ, Glendale Comm College – AZ – $1,000
Bradley Varner, Pratt Institute, NY – $1,000
Anonymous, OH, Univ of CA – Berkeley – $1,000

1997

Rebecca Beth Fisher, Canoga Park, CA, Univ of CA – Berkeley – $1,000