Miyako Iwata: - 2020 - 2021

Miyako Iwata is a junior majoring in political science at U.C Berkeley. Miyako is ardent about getting students excited about voting. Her Strauss scholarship project, the Pac-12 Voting Challenge uses the healthy rivalries between colleges to get young people civically and politically engaged. As Miyako states, “my end goal is one and the same: to make our democracy better.” Miyako is a Newman Civic Fellow, a Lead Vote Everywhere Ambassador, and a Voter Registration Manager for the ASUC.  She is also a Cal Alumni Leadership Scholarship recipient. 

First Name: 
Miyako
Last Name: 
Iwata
Scholarship: 
Strauss
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