All Recipients

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Van Sam : Strauss Scholarship 2018 - 2019

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Nicole Schauser : Goldwater Scholarship 2013 - 2014

Nicole Schauser is an incoming senior studying Materials Science Engineering. She plans to pursue a Ph.D. in this field with a research focus on materials for renewable energy technologies. Her career goal is to perform industry-based research on photovoltaics or energy storage devices to help mitigate climate change. She has been involved in two research groups at UC...

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Nicholas Shafer : Marshall Scholarship 2021 - 2022

Nicholas Shafer is a recent 2020 UCB grad in Anthropology & Near Eastern Languages and Literatures (Arabic). He was a 2019 recipient of the Boren Scholarship, a Fulbright Grant recipient, and a 2020 ...

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Nicholas Shafer : Boren Scholarship 2019 - 2020

Jieying Shi : Schwarzman Scholars Program 2019 - 2020

Jieying Shi graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with a double major in Economics and Geography. Currently, she works at Zhonghe Capital covering cross-border mergers and acquisitions and product strategies with a focus on exchangeable bonds and private placements. She also plays a key role in US dollar fundraising; she has led and compiled fund...

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Meeri Shin : Fulbright Summer Institute 2014 - 2015

Meeri Shin is a sophomore double majoring in Media Studies and Political Economy.  She will commence her study through the Fulbright Summer Institute Program at the University of Bristol. She will specifically be studying slavery and the Atlantic trade routes in the 1500s. Commenting on receiving the place, Meeri said, “I feel incredibly honored and blessed to be a...

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Ahaana Singh : Strauss Scholarship 2018 - 2019

Ahaana Singh is a junior majoring in Public Health. Her proposed project, the Refugee Health Literacy Initiative, will focus on assessing and implementing adequate resources for refugee populations. This initiative will be supported by Pedi-Ed, the non-profit founded by Ahaana. The goal is to use educational resources to improve health literacy and empower refugees to...

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Brighton Skeel : Goldwater Scholarship 2018 - 2019

Brighton Skeel is a junior majoring in Chemistry at U.C. Berkeley. Brighton will pursue a Ph.D. in Inorganic Chemistry in graduate school. He hopes to one day teach Chemistry at the university level and conduct research in the field of Inorganic Chemistry. The will allow Brighton to the opportunity to both teach and mentor the next generation of chemists and lead a...

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Clio Smith : Critical Language Scholarship 2020 - 2021

Clio is a first-year intended Computer Science student. She enjoys learning foreign languages and traveling to new countries to understand different cultures. She has previously studied abroad in Japan for the summer and Germany for ten months. This summer, She will study Hindi in Jaipur, India! Since there is a strong Indian presence in the United States, she wants...
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Robson Swift : Strauss Scholarship 2021 - 2022

Robson is a second-year political science major at UC Berkeley. He has a passion for politics, social justice and education justice, and equity. At Cal, Robson works for the Daily Californian and is a member of an education advocacy group on campus. Robson has spent much of his free time as a community organizer in Richmond, California organizing campaigns in...

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Anthony Neil Tan : Strauss Scholarship 2021 - 2022

Anthony is a budding bioengineer and a maker education advocate. As a second-year Bioengineering undergraduate at UC Berkeley, he's pursuing his passion for agricultural technologies through NASA's Growing Beyond Earth contest and exploring his interest in alternative protein...

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Connor Tou : Goldwater 2019 - 2020

Connor J. Tou is a major in bioengineering at UC Berkeley. A Goldwater scholar and a Rose Hills fellow, he was a key player in pioneering a CRISPR-based genetic diversifier termed EvolvR, which forms the platform biotechnology of a...

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Darion Wallace : Knight-Hennessy 2020 - 2021

Darion Wallace graduated from U.C. Berkeley in 2018 as a double major in rhetoric and African American Studies. During his time at Berkeley, Darion was selected as a Mellon Mays Fellow, a program that targets students with exceptional academic promise and potential for academic careers that will contribute to the diversity and equal opportunity in...

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Janet Ying : Boren Scholarship 2014 - 2015

Janet Ying is a foreign language enthusiast with coursework in Spanish, Mandarin, and Japanese. She is also extremely passionate about the importance of U.S-Japan diplomatic and economic relations, plus Japanese history and culture. With the support of the Boren Scholarship, Janet will delve deeper into these interests at Keio University in Tokyo. Janet is a rising...

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Alexander Zhao : Schwarzman Scholarship 2021 - 2022

Alexander Zhao will graduate in spring 2021 with a B.A. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science. Alexander published research on biased algorithms and recommender systems and currently serves as an editor for the data projects team for The Daily Californian. Alexander hopes to improve our ability to assess fairness in...

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