2021-22 AAUW Grant and Fellowship Recipients in Florida

American Fellowships

Name: Maryam Rafieifar
Award Year: 2021-22
Award: American Fellowship
Institution: Florida International University
Location: Miami, Florida
Discipline: Social work
Degree and Specialization: Ph.D., Social welfare

Name: Yannick Thams
Award Year: 2021-22
Award: American Fellowship
Institution: Florida Atlantic University
Location: Boca Raton, Florida
Discipline: Global Strategy
Degree and Specialization: Publication, Global strategy

Career Development Grants

Name: Jennifer Bobka
Award Year: 2021-22
Award: Career Development Grant
Institution: University of Florida
Location: Gainesville, Florida
Discipline: Natural resources management
Degree and Specialization: M.S., Ecological restoration

Name: Katoria Carter
Award Year: 2021-22
Award: Career Development Grant
Institution: University of North Florida
Location: Jacksonville, Florida
Discipline: Education
Degree and Specialization: M.S., General Practice: Specialized Interpreting

Community Action Grants

Recipient: 24/7 STEAM Works, Inc.
Project Director: Marisa Madison
Award Year: 2021-22
Award: Community Action Grant
Location: Homestead, Florida
Term: One-Year

Recipient: Tech Girl Power Inc.
Project Director: Amaka Amalu Anderson
Award Year: 2021-22
Award: Community Action Grant
Location: Pembroke Pines, Florida
Term: One-Year

Recipient: Florida Polytechnic University
Project Director: Indira Sukhraj
Award Year: 2021-22
Award: Community Action Grant
Location: Lakeland, Florida
Term: One-Year

International Fellowships

Name: Daniela Varon Garcia
Award Year: 2021-22
Award: International Fellowship
Institution: University of South Florida
Citizenship: Colombia
Location: Tampa, Florida
Discipline: Biology
Degree and Specialization: M.S., Plant ecology

Research Publication Grant in Engineering, Medicine and Science Grants

Name: Jalisa Ferguson
Award Year: 2021-22
Award: Research Publication Grant in Engineering, Medicine, and Science Grant
Institution: Eckerd College
Location: St. Petersburg, Florida
Discipline: Chemistry
Degree and Specialization: Research Publication Grant, Organic Chemistry

Selected Professions Fellowships

Name: Amber Mannings
Award Year: 2021-22
Award: Selected Professions Fellowship
Institution: Florida International University
Location: Miami, Florida
Discipline: Law
Degree and Specialization: J.D., Government