2013 Johnson Opportunity Grant Winners

Anna Catherine Bowden '14

Anna Catherine Bowden is a biology major from Easley, S.C. She used her Johnson Opportunity Grant to work with the World Vets Project in San Juan del Sur, Nicaragua.

Victoria Cervantes '14

Victoria Cervantes is an Anthropology major from Elmwood Park, IL. She used her Johnson Opportunity Grant to go to cultural anthropology field school in Malta.

Curtis Correll '15

Curtis Correll is a German and Economics double major from Memphis, TN. He used his Johnson Opportunity Grant to supplement his summer research by observing original research by scientists at the University of Karlsruhe in Germany.

Shannon Cusack '14

Shannon Cusack is a Psychology major from Richmond, VA. She used her Johnson Opportunity Grant to intern at the Yale Parenting Center in New Haven, CT.

Erin Dengler '14

Erin Dengler is a Neuroscience major from Rocky Mount, NC. She used her Johnson Opportunity Grant to intern at UNC Horizons, a non-profit organization in Chapel Hill, NC.

Janey Fugate '15

Janey Fugate is a Romance Languages and Journalism double major from Atlanta, GA. She used her Johnson Opportunity Grant to intern for the General's Development Initiative in Ecuador.

Nicole Gunawansa '14

Nicole Gunawansa is a neuroscience major from Portsmouth, Va. She used her Johnson Opportunity Grant to work at both the Apostolic Academy and the Kaneshie Polyclinic in Ghana.

Cort Hammond '15

Cort Hammond is a Chemistry-Engineering major from Ravensdale, WA. He used his Johnson Opportunity Grant to work for Engineers Without Borders in Pompoyo, Bolivia.

Lauren Howry '14

Lauren Howry is an Anthropology and Theater double major from Menlo Park, CA. She used her Johnson Opportunity Grant to intern at Telsey + Company, a casting agency for Broadway in New York City.

Daniel Hsu '14

Daniel Hsu is a biochemistry major from Richardson, Texas. He used his Johnson Opportunity Grant to work at the Taipei Veterans General Hospital in Taiwan.

Katja Kleine '14

Katja Kleine is an Economics major from Cary, NC. She used her Johnson Opportunity Grant to work at RESULTS in Washington, DC.

Cynthia Lam '15

Cynthia Lam is an English and Business Administration double major from Westfield, NJ. She used her Johnson Opportunity Grant to intern in the Office of the Secretary, Department of Veterans Affairs, in Washington, DC.

James McCullum '15

James McCullum is a Geology major from Hallowell, Me. He used his Johnson Opportunity Grant to study yoga, meditation and permaculture in Malaysia, Taiwan and the United States.

Sally Platt '14

Sally Platt is a Global Politics Major and Creative Writing Minor from Fredericksburg, TX. She used her Johnson Opportunity Grant to research urban transportation in Dubai.

Max Quellhorst '15

Max Quellhorst is a Neuroscience major from Centerville, OH. He used his Johnson Opportunity Grant to intern at the High Desert Heart Institute in Victorville, CA.

Juli Sorenson '14

Juli Sorenson is a biology major from Spring Valley, Calif. She used her Johnson Opportunity Grant to participate in a pre-veterinary course in South Africa.

Alvin Thomas '14

Alvin Thomas is a Chemistry Engingeering major from Skokie, IL. He used his Johnson Opportunity Grant to work at Engineering World Health in Rwanda.