Dean's Challenge Scholarship College of Humanities and Social Sciences

The Dean's Challenge Scholarship was established in 2007 to acknowledge exceptional undergraduate students who have excelled while making academically-challenging choices. The recipients of this award receive a scholarship to help with their educational expenses for the following year. The Dean's Challenge is funded by generous donations from friends of the college.

 

2021 Awardees

2020 Awardees

Donnelle Bodnarchuk

History

Kyler Buckner

Sociology

Preston Haas

Russian and Eurasian Studies

Khanh Nguyen

Psychology

Kevin Omans

Foreign Languages

Jasmine Rose

Psychology

2019 Awardees

Emma Beitzel

Creative Writing

Abigail Bilby

Global Affairs

Haseung Joung

Global Affairs, Mason Korea

Qui Mai

Philosophy

Margaret Vestermark

English

Deja Watkins

Modern and Classical Languages

2018 Awardees

Madeline Brawley

Psychology

Dejza Brower

Global Affairs

Nikaela Busekrus

History

Isaias Cruz

Religious Studies

Fatma Gdoura

Economics

Sonakshi Negi

Psychology

Bennett Shoop

Integrative Studies

Aryelle Young

Creative Writing

2017 Awardees

Suzanne Abribat

English

Donna Imadi

Global Affairs

Benjamin Lawler

Global Affairs

Heather Longfellow

Art History

Leila Martinez-Bentley

Anthropology

Whitney Olson

Creative Writing

Anna Ritter

Philosophy

2016 Awardees

Barbara Brophy

English

Monique DeLeon

Sociology

Melissa Dyer

History

Beverly Harp

Global Affairs

Vinh Mai

Economics

Maggie Mendel

Global Affairs

Ana Tobar-Romero

Communications and Global Affairs

2015 Awardees

Natalia Arancibia

English

Dillon Berger

Philosophy

Vanessa Cardenas

Global Affairs

Morgan Ellison

History, Russian, Eurasian Studies

Mark Cameron Hatcher

Psychology

Ghizlane Moustaid

Global Affairs

Sarah Solano

Criminology, Law and Society

2014 Awardees

Philip Abbruscato

Government and International Politics

Maria Curras

Global Affairs

Julia Douglas

Creative Writing

Laura Feild

Government and International Politics

Jennifer Nakamura

Psychology

Madison Spagnolo

Sociology

Andrew Weisberg

History; Government and International Politics

Alan Williams

Global Affairs

2013 Awardees

Anais-Flora Akassi Assale

Global Affairs

Jawaad Ali

Global Affairs

Jenna Beaver

Psychology

Victoria Georges

History

Greg Holden

Criminology, Law and Society

Jordan Nichols

Criminology, Law and Society

Nealofar Panjshiri

Public Administration

Amy Woolsey

English

2012 Awardees

Emily Arnold

English

Jessica Campbell

History

Amina Derbi

Global Affairs

Timothy Higashi

Public Administration

Nathan Ludwig

Global Affairs

Emily Mann

Anthropology

Rochelle Sceats

Psychology

Anastasia Uzlevskaya

Criminology, Law and Society

2011 Awardees

Joshua Apple

Communication

Daniel Boger

Government and International Politics

Katherine Bredholt

English

Margot Cabrera-Soltelo

Psychology

Christina Lauderdale

Criminology, Law and Society

Alexandra Tyson

Global Affairs and Government and International Politics

Lauren Walker

English

Colleen Yeskovich

Economics and Global Affairs

2010 Awardees

Arya Ansari

Psychology

Kathryn Beck

Economics

George Buzzell

Psychology

Lucila Fernandez

Global Affairs

Pamela Martin

Individualized Study (BIS)

Gleason Rowe

Global Affairs

Quincey Smith

Communication

Nicole Wiesenhahn

English

2009 Awardees

Megan Fowler

History and Theatre

Lubna Ghazi

Integrative Studies

Alexandra Koerner

Global Affairs

Kali Matalon

Communication

Liya Palagashvili

Economics

Shannon Pennell

English

2008 Awardees

Linda Bartone

English

Gabrielle D'Lima

Psychology

Ivana Man

Psychology

Elizabeth Moore

History

Daniel Odom

Global Affairs and Art History

Joshua Oxley

Religious Studies and History

Aram Zucker-Scharff

English and Information Technology

2007 Awardees

Katherine R. Berger

Sociology

Kimberly L. Day

Psychology

Teresa Hsieh

Sociology

Amanda Hubert

Administration of Justice

Marketa Jenesova

Global Affairs

Alec G. Knight

Global Affairs

MacGregor Lennarz

Government and International Politics

Afra Saeed

Psychology

Andrew Smyth

Economics

Madeline Wiley

Integrative Studies