Congratulations to AAUW Fellows and Grant Recipients in Florida

American Fellowships

Name: Kelsey Lewis
Award Year: 2019-20
Award: American Fellowship
Institution: University of Florida
Location: Gainesville, Florida
Discipline: Biology
Degree and Specialization: Ph.D., Developmental Biology

Name: Kiesha Pierre
Award Year: 2019-20
Award: American Fellowship
Institution: University of South Florida
Location: Tampa, Florida
Discipline: Engineering – environmental
Degree and Specialization: Ph.D., Environmental Engineering

Career Development Grants

Name: Stacy Cendejas
Award Year: 2019-20
Award: Career Development Grant
Institution: University of Central Florida
Location: Orlando, Florida
Discipline: Speech/language pathology
Degree and Specialization: M.S., Pediatric Speech Language Pathologist

Name: Alicia Espriella
Award Year: 2019-20
Award: Career Development Grant
Institution: University of West Florida
Location: Pensacola, Florida
Discipline: Education
Degree and Specialization: M.S.Ed., Exceptional Student Education and Applied Behavioral Analysis

Name: Amy Schwandes
Award Year: 2019-20
Award: Career Development Grant
Institution: University of Central Florida
Location: Orlando, Florida
Discipline: Physics
Degree and Specialization: B.S., Computational Physics

Community Action Grants

Recipient: Hispanic Unity of Florida
Project Director: Josie Bacallao
Award Year: 2019-20
Award: Community Action Grant
Location: Hollywood, Florida
Term: Two-Year

Recipient: Women of Tomorrow Mentor & Scholarship Program, Inc.
Project Director: Colleen Lockwood
Award Year: 2019-20
Award: Community Action Grant
Location: Doral, Florida
Term: Two-Year

International Fellowships

Name: Mariana Meriqui Rodrigues
Award Year: 2019-20
Award: International Fellowship
Institution: University of Florida
Citizenship: BRAZIL
Location: Gainesville, Florida
Discipline: Interdisciplinary programs
Degree and Specialization: M.A., Latin American Studies

Name: Rose Mukantabana
Award Year: 2019-20
Award: International Fellowship
Institution: University of Miami
Citizenship: RWANDA
Location: Miami, Florida
Discipline: Law
Degree and Specialization: L.L.M., International Arbitration

Name: Shulika Tata
Award Year: 2019-20
Award: International Fellowship
Institution: Nova Southeastern University
Citizenship: CAMEROON
Location: Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Discipline: Social sciences
Degree and Specialization: Ph.D., Cybersecurity, Conflict Management and Resolution