Student Awards 2018-2019

Graduate Awards

Dean's Challenge Fellowship | View all previous awardees »

The Dean's Challenge Fellowship recognizes exceptional graduate students who have excelled while making academically-challenging choices.

  • Kristin Carpenter, MA - Psychology, Applied Developmental Concentration
  • Joshua Catalano, PhD - History
  • L. Caitlin Kanewske, PhD - Criminology, Law and Society
  • Ally Patterson, PhD - Psychology, Applied Developmental Concentration
  • Jennifer Pocai, MAIS, Higher Education Concentration
  • Caitlin Turpyn, PhD - Psychology, Clinical Concentration

Undergraduate Awards

Dean's Challenge Scholarship | View all previous awardees »

The Dean's Challenge Scholarship recognizes exceptional undergraduate students who have excelled while making academically-challenging choices.

  • 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

First-Sweitzer Scholarship | View all previous awardees »

The First-Sweitzer Scholarship is given to an academically outstanding first-year, full-time student. This renewable award is funded through the generosity of Douglas First and Sandra Sweitzer First.

  • Samantha Gibbs

Freshman Academic Achievement Scholarship | View all previous awardees »

The Freshman Academic Achievement Scholarship is awarded to first-time freshmen who have excelled academically at George Mason University.

  • Shyloh-Symone Bailey
  • Lisa Ferioli
  • MacKensee Ganpat
  • Janelle Gonzaga
  • Ege Gunes
  • John Lucibello
  • McKenna Martin
  • Savannah Martinic
  • Khanh Nguyen
  • Alexa Tironi