David L. Boren Awards for International Study

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2015 Boren Scholars

Name

Institution

Major

Country

Language

Rebekah AdamsBryn Mawr CollegeSociologyTanzaniaSwahili
Toluwani AdewaleNew York UniversityPolitical Science
Languages
IsraelHebrew
Jesse AdlerUniversity of Massachusetts, AmherstBusinessChinaMandarin
Cassandra AgyemangGeorgetown UniversityInternational AffairsSouth KoreaKorean
Jeremy AllenUniversity of OklahomaEnvironmental Studies
Economics
ChinaMandarin
Joseph AndrosUniversity of PittsburghEngineering
Economics
ChinaMandarin
Joseluis AyalaUniversity of New MexicoInternational Affairs
Languages
Kazakhstan Russian
Alexandra AzevedoUniversity of Rhode IslandBiology
Philosophy
MozambiquePortuguese
David BachrachAmerican UniversityInternational AffairsChinaMandarin
Mariam BadiUniversity of MarylandPolitical ScienceTanzaniaSwahili
Jacqueline BaidooXavier University 

Chemistry
Engineering

 Japan Japanese
Luke BartzUniversity of OklahomaInternational Affairs
Languages
 KazakhstanRussian
Ethan BeaudoinUniversity of Notre DamePolitical Science
Languages
TurkeyKurdish
Leah BeaulacGrand Valley State UniversityBiologyJordanArabic
Eduardo BelalcazarUniversity of TexasInternational Affairs 
Economics
BrazilPortuguese
Yekaterina BelikovUniversity of California, Los AngelesInternational Affairs
Languages
KazakhstanRussian
Olivia BetheaUniversity of MarylandPolitical Science 
Languages
SenegalFrench
Kendall BianchiWellesley College (MA)Political Science 
Economics
 JordanArabic
Joel BlankenshipKansas State UniversityPolitical ScienceKyrgyzstanRussian
Madeline BrancelUniversity of Wisconsin, MilwaukeeInternational AffairsMozambiquePortuguese
Sarah BrownUniversity of MarylandLanguages
Linguistics
MoroccoArabic
Brent BuckUniversity of GeorgiaInternational Affairs 
History
 MorocoArabic
Morgan BurdickSeattle UniversityBiology
Social Work
IndiaUrdu
Kayla CaldwellUniversity of Southern CaliforniaInternational Affairs
Economics
SenegalFrench
Megan CansfieldUniversity of MichiganInternational Affairs
Political Science
ChinaMandarin
Deborah CareyAmerican UniversityInternational Affairs 
Economics
TanzaniaSwahili
Dayra CarvajalFlorida International UniversityInternational AffairsMoroccoArabic
Anthony CastanedaPortland State UniversityPolitical Science
Languages
KazakhstanRussian
Michael ChiltonUniversity of VermontBiologyJapanJapanese
Anthony ChristianGeorge Washington UniversityBusiness
Languages
United Arab EmiratesArabic
Conner ClarkIndiana UniversityInternational Affairs
Economics
Belarus Russian
Elizabeth ClarkGeorgia Institute of Technology

International Affairs 
 Languages

JordanArabic
Mia ConcilusFlorida State UniversityEnvironmental Studies 
International Affairs
ChinaMandarin
Ross ConroyUniversity of New HampshirePolitical Science
International Affairs
RwandaRwanda
Colin ConwellUniversity of Southern CaliforniaInternational Affairs
Psychology
SenegalFrench
Kaylah Cruz-HerreraUniversity of Wisconsin, MadisonPolitical Science
Languages
JordanArabic
Thomas CuginiAmerican UniversityInternational AffairsJordanArabic
Corinne CurtisUniversity of Massachusetts, AmherstPolitical ScienceJordanArabic
Melanie DalbyUniversity of California, Los AngelesPolitical Science
Languages
KazakhstanRussian
Alexis Dale-HuangUniversity of Southern CaliforniaInternational AffairsChinaMandarin
Mary DawsonUniversity of NebraskaPublic HealthMozambiquePortuguese
Edson deOliveiraNebraska Wesleyan UniversityBiologyBrazilPortuguese
Brian DeShongUniversity of MarylandPolitical Science 
Languages
MoroccoArabic
Jacob DietrichUniversity of North GeorgiaLanguagesOmanArabic
Brittany DimockAustin CollegeLanguagesChinaMandarin
Jeffrey DingUniversity of IowaLanguages
Political Science
ChinaMandarin
Patricia DinneenUniversity of WyomingBiology
Languages
SenegalWolof
Austen DowellDickinson CollegeInternational Affairs 
Languages
KyrgystanRussian
Jessa Dury-AgriClaremont McKenna CollegeInternational Affairs
Area Studies
MoroccoArabic
Max EsslingerCarleton CollegePolitical ScienceChinaMandarin
Colleen FaganLe Moyne CollegeBiologyIndiaHindi
Connor FairmanUniversity of PennsylvaniaInternational AffairsChinaMandarin
Alexia GainesUniversity of CincinnatiEngineeringSouth KoreaKorean
Megan GarlandUniversity of OregonInternational Affairs 
Languages
ChinaMandarin
Brianna Gasgonia University of PittsburgLanguagesKazakhstan Russian
Alex GibsonWestern Michigan UniversityInternational AffairsJordanArabic
Chanel GriceGeorge Mason UniversityInternational AffairsJapanJapanese
Ross HanshawSan Diego State UniversityInternational Affairs 
Languages
JordanArabic
John HarhaiUniversity of DenverArea StudiesJapanJapanese
Hayley HarmanWest Virginia UniversityBiology
Languages
MozambiquePortuguese
Cheyanne HarrisUniversity of the PacificEngineeringJapanJapanese
Jake HazenHaverford CollegeHistoryJordanArabic
Conrad HenkelPortland State UniversityLanguages
Political Science
KazakhstanRussian
William HoldenPortland State UniversityHistory
Languages
KazakhstanRussian
Mikayla HollandBryn Mawr CollegeLanguages
English
KazakhstanRussian
Thomas HuangUniversity of Central FloridaEconomics
International Affairs
TaiwanMandarin
Sarah IskanderUniversity of MarylandLanguagesJordanArabic
Lindsay JodoinUniversity of MarylandPolitical ScienceJordanArabic
Amanda JohnsonKalamazoo CollegePolitical Science
Economics
ChinaMandarin
Colin KamphuisUniversity of VermontPolitical Science
Economics
KyrgyzstanRussian
Carl KastenColorado State UniversityInternational AffairsKyrgystanRussian
Erin KellyUniversity of California, Los AngelesLanguagesJordanArabic
April KimThe George Washington UniversityInternational Affairs
Linguistics
JapanJapanese 
Enise KocBoston CollegeArea Studies 
Area Studies
Bosnia HerzegovinaBosnian
Cecilia KuehnelUniversity of GeorgiaLanguages
Languages
JordanArabic
Helen LammWofford CollegeHistory 
Languages
ChinaMandarin
Kirk LancasterUniversity of ChicagoChemistry 
Law
ChinaMandarin
Jeremie LangloisFordham UniversityPolitical Science
Area Studies
JordanArabic
Maura LapoffUniversity of MiamiBiologyJordanArabic
Emilie LitsasAmerican UniversityInternational AffairsTurkeyTurkish
Brian LiuGeorge Washington UniversityInternational AffairsChinaMandarin
Allison LopezGeorge Washington UniversityInternational AffairsBrazilPortuguese
Colin LopezWest Virginia UniversityInternational Affairs
Business
JordanArabic
Gennevi LuUniversity of WashingtonInternational AffairsBrazilPortuguese
Ian MacdonaldLewis and Clark CollegeLanguagesChinaMandarin
Brenda MaldonadoNebraska Wesleyan UniversityLanguages
International Affairs
SenegalFrench
Jesse MarksFlorida State UniversityArea Studies 
Social Sciences
JordanArabic
Ryan MarrEmbry-Riddle Aeronautical University (AZ)International AffairsTanzaniaSwahili
Amanda MarshallUniversity of California, Los AngelesLanguages 
Linguistics
KazakhstanRussian
Alyssa MartinUniversity of ArizonaInternational Affairs
Linguistics
South KoreaKorean
Marlene MatulaJuniata CollegeInternational AffairsChinaMandarin
Aidan McBrideRice UniversityPolitical Science
Area Studies
South KoreaKorean
Andrew McMillanCalifornia State University, FresnoBusinessChinaMandarin
Daniel MeschterUniversity of OklahomaLanguages
Economics
MoroccoArabic
Connor MichelottiPortland State UniversityLanguagesKazakhstanRussian
Olivia MillerUniversity of California, Los AngelesEnvironmental Studies
Languages
KazakhstanRussian
Steven MocklerUniversity of MississippiInternational Affairs
Languages
ChinaMandarin
Teddi MoormanUniversity of Missouri, ColumbiaInternational Affairs
Languages
 Russian
Cecilio MorenoFlorida State UniversityInternational Affairs 
Political Science
BrazilPortuguese
Selene MorenoCollege of Southern NevadaLanguages JordanArabic
Miranda MortonFordham UniversityInternational AffairsJordanArabic
Monet NiesluchowskiArizona State UniversityPublic HealthTajikistanPersian
Asma NoraySwarthmore CollegePolitical Science
Languages
JordanArabic
James PaisleyUniversity of Kansas International Affairs 
Languages
Business
ChinaMandarin
Mi-Yeon ParkCollege of New JerseyInternational AffairsChinaMandarin
Anna PavlosUniversity of MarylandLanguages
International Affairs
MoroccoArabic
Yamillet PayanoAmerican UniversityMathematics
Economics
ChinaMandarin
Chaitanya PeddetiMichigan State University

Mathematics
Physics

JapanJapanese
Hristiana PetkovaUniversity of California, Los AngelesPolitical Science 
Languages
KazakhstanRussian
Jackson PevenWashington State UniversityComputer and Information SciencesChinaMandarin
Katherine PicchioneWorcester Polytechnic InstituteEngineering 
Social Sciences
GuatemalaSpanish
Hali Pinedo CastanedaUniversity of California, Los AngelesArea StudiesBrazilPortuguese
Tyler ProchazkaWestern Kentucky UniversityInternational Affairs
Theology and Religious Studies
ChinaMandarin
Connor PursellUniversity of TexasPolitical Science
Area Studies
MoroccoArabic
Rachel RameyUniversity of AlabamaEngineeringBrazilPortuguese
Zachary RedmondWestern Kentucky UniversityInternational AffairsJordanArabic
Daniel ReganSalve Regina UniversityPolitical Science
Linguistics
JordanArabic
Franklin RobertsWest Virginia UniversityPolitical Science
Economics
MozambiquePortuguese
Clarissa RodriguezUniversity of California, Los AngelesLanguagesKazakhstanRussian
Joshua RooneyClaremont McKenna CollegeEconomics 
Languages
KazakhstanRussian
Casey RothbergUniversity at Buffalo, State University of New YorkEconomicsChinaMandarin
Brady RyanMichigan State UniversityLanguagesMoroccoArabic
Craig SabathNorthwestern UniversityPolitical ScienceTurkeyTurkish
Jarrell SaloneCleveland State UniversityInternational AffairsJordanArabic
Joseph SammarcoUniversity of MarylandLanguages
Languages
MoroccoArabic
Nolan SchmidtUniversity of KansasLanguages
Social Sciences
Kazakhstan Russian
Paige ScrivenerUniversity of Tennessee, KnoxvilleInternational AffairsChinaMandarin
Joseph SellUniversity of PittsburghLanguagesChinaMandarin
Noah ShawUniversity of ChicagoPolitical ScienceChinaMandarin
Barrett ShelleyUniversity of OklahomaLanguages
Sociology
MoroccoArabic
Christopher ShinPrinceton UniversityInternational AffairsChinaMandarin
 Isabel SeidenWillamette University Polictical Science Hungary Hungarian
Anna SklenarCase Western Reserve UniversityEngineeringKazakhstan Russian
Kevin SteeleUniversity of GeorgiaInternational Affairs
Languages
JordanArabic
Rachael StryerStanford UniversityPolitical ScienceMoroccoArabic
Brittany SubialdeaAustin CollegeComputer and Information Sciences
Languages
JapanJapanese
Catherine TappertUniversity of MarylandLanguages
International Affairs
MoroccoArabic
Nicholas TheodoracatosUniversity of MichiganEngineeringSouth KoreaKorean
Cara ThuringerMontana State UniversityEnvironmental Studies
Fine and Performing Arts
GhanaTwi
Marjorie RoseUniversity of PittsburghPolitical Science
Area Studies
Kazakhstan Russian
Laron-Chenee TraceyUniversity of GeorgiaInternational AffairsBrazilPortuguese
Jason TseUniversity of Southern CaliforniaInternational AffairsTajikistanPersian
 Ann Unsworth Villanova UniversityLanguages
International Affairs 
 MozambiquePortuguese
Sara ValentineSan Francisco State UniversityInternational Affairs
Languages
ChinaMandarin
Sean Van DomelenUniversity of Minnesota, Twin CitiesInternational AffairsJordanArabic
 Randal VieraWest Texas A&M University Political Science  Jordan Arabic
Camille VioletOregon State UniversityEngineering
International Affairs
TanzaniaSwahili
Timothy WalkerMercer UniversityHistoryMoroccoArabic
Joshua WarzechaDartmouth CollegeChemistry
Languages
JordanArabic
Sienna WdowikUniversity of Notre DameLanguages
Political Science
JordanArabic
Emma WeaverGeorge Washington UniversityInternational AffairsSouth KoreaKorean
Cara WeberCollege of the AtlanticAgricultural and Food SciencesIsraelArabic
Samuel WeberGeorge Washington UniversityInternational AffairsTanzaniaSwahili
Karley WebsterGeorge Washington UniversityInternational Affairs
Languages
ChinaMandarin
William WeightmanMiddlebury CollegeInternational AffairsChinaMandarin
Mackenzie WelchSwarthmore CollegePolitical ScienceBrazilPortuguese
Huell WhitePortland State UniversityLanguagesKazakhstanRussian
Asya WilsonVirginia Commonwealth UniversityBusinessUnited Arab EmiratesArabic
Christian WooddellUniversity of RochesterAnthropologyTanzaniaSwahili
 Patrick WoodruffUniversity of ColoradoInternational AffairsTanzaniaSwahili 
Aaron YangClaremont McKenna CollegeInternational AffairsChinaMandarin
Janet YingUniversity of California, BerkeleyEconomicsJapanJapanese
Nicole YoheJames Madison UniversityPolitical ScienceTanzaniaSwahili
Alexander YoungAmerican UniversityInternational AffairsTanzaniaSwahili
Joshua YoungUniversity of RichmondSocial Sciences
International Affairs
Jordan

Arabic

*Please note that this list is subject to change should recipients decline their awards and alternates be promoted to awardees.

*Proposed countries may change due to regional concerns and changes in students' programs.