Recent Postgraduate Award Recipients


Rotary Foundation Ambassadorial Scholarship
  • Eben Cathey ’06 (South Africa) for 2007-2008
  • Andrew Thomas Greer ’07 (France) for 2008-2009
  • Rachel Austin ’07 (Singapore) for 2010-2011
  • Daniel Jacobs ’09 (China) for 2010-2011
  • Colleen Jones ′10 (Spain) for 2011-2012
  • Mikkal Quam ′09(Germany) for 2012-2013
  • Anna Laymon ′11 (Australia) for 2012-2013

Rotary Global Education Grant for Graduate Study Abroad

  • Jena Balton ′02 for 2002-2003 Project Title: "Representing Women: A Photo Documentary Project of Southern Africa" (Botswana, Lesotho, South Africa, Swaziland)
  • David LaFevor ’03 for 2003-2004; Project Title “Adding Spice to the Sweet Science: The Cultural Dimensions of Amateur Boxing” (Russia Turkey, Spain, Peru, Great Britain)
  • Daniel Head ’04 for 2004-2005; Project title: “From Messenger to Masochist: Cultural Motivations of Marathon Runners” (Greece, Australia, Egypt, United Arab Emirates, Tanzania, South Africa)
  • Joel Parsons ’07 for 2007-2008 Project title: “It Will Not Avert Its Eyes: Toward a New Activist Aesthetic” (Italy, Turkey, India, South Africa, Peru)
  • Megan Colnar ’08 for 2008-2009 Project title: “In Peaces: Nonviolence and Reconciliation Movements” (India, South Africa, Rwanda, Chile, Northern Ireland)
  • Anthony Siracusa ’09 for 2009-2010 Project title: “People Using Pedal Power: Global Bicycling Communities” (Denmark, the Netherlands, China, Australia, Mexico). Follow Anthony’s Watson journey on his blog, Pedal Power.”
  • Carson Duffy ′12 for 2012-2013 Project Title: “All for One & One for All: Leadership through Community-Building in Divided Societies” (Chile, India, United Kingdom, South Africa)
  • Sarah Bacot ’13 for 2013-2014 Project Title: “Out of the Closets, Into the Streets: Exploring Queer Identity through Community Organizations and Pride Parades.” (Argentina, India, South Africa, Poland)
  • Dianne Loftis ’15 for 2015-16 Project Title: “Exhibitions and Empathy: Curating Contemporary Art as Living Heritage” (United Arab Emirates, Norway, Ecuador, Senegal, and China)