OURS National Scholarships

Hari Srinivasan : Soros Fellowship

Hari Srinivasan (Psychology/Disability Studies, ’22) maintained a 4.0 GPA at Cal while writing regular columns and articles for The Daily Californian, teaching a popular and impactful DeCal class on autism, running Team Propaganda for the makerspace Berkeley Disability Lab, serving in leadership roles in Spectrum: Autism at Cal, and, as a senior, conducting independent fully funded research on the emotion of awe as a Haas Scholar. Outside of academia, Hari has been invited to join the boards of several national advocacy organizations, and was selected to serve on the NIHs Interagency Autism Coordinating Committee, which advises federal policy on autism.When Hari enters Vanderbilts PhD program in Neuroscience in the fall, he will be the first minimally speaking autistic to ever enroll in a doctoral program.