2014 Truman Scholarship Finalists

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Congratulations to the 2014 Truman Scholarship Finalists! 

The Foundation reviewed 655 files from 294 institutions.  Students were selected based on their records of leadership, public service and academic achievement.  Our Finalist Selection Committee selected the following 204 students from 138 institutions.  These students will be interviewed by the Foundation's Regional Review Panels between March 6 and April 11.  The 2014 Class of Truman Scholars will be announced by 9:00 pm EST on Wednesday, April 16.

Best of luck and congratulations to all who submitted nominations.

Alabama
Interviewing in Nashville on Monday, March 24, 2014
Jason Arterburn
University of Alabama

Scott Butler       
Duquesne University

Caleb Duke       
University of Alabama in Huntsville

Robert Pendley       
University of Alabama

Alaska
Interviewing in Seattle on Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Sarah Donohoe       
University of Portland

Xavier Mason      
University of Alaska-Anchorage

Arizona
Interviewing in Phoenix on Friday, April 4, 2014
Hannah Duncan       
Brown University

Kaitlyn Fitzgerald       
Arizona State University

Christina Lalani       
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Ahva Sadeghi       
University of Arizona

Arkansas
Interviewing in Nashville on Monday, March 24, 2014
Austin Nelson       
Hendrix College

Cicely Shannon       
University of Arkansas

California
Interviewing in San Francisco on Monday, March 10, 2014
Rishi Ahuja       
University of California-Berkeley

Ava Benezra       
University of Chicago

Scott Blood       
University of California-Davis

Oscar De Los Santos       
University of Southern California

Asha DuMonthier       
Seattle University

Zachary Gold      
Stanford University

Sanaa Khan      
University of California-Irvine

Ashley Miller       
University of California-Berkeley

Matt Nguyen       
University of California-Berkeley

Kalind Parish       
Oberlin College

Colorado
Interviewing in Denver on Friday, March 14, 2014
Ariel Branz       
Tufts University

Jordan Burns       
University of Colorado

Matthew Nadel       
Colorado College

Claire Stasiewicz      
University of New Mexico

Elizabeth Uhlig       
Baylor University

Connecticut
Interviewing in Boston on Friday, March 28, 2014
Elizabeth Burland       
University of Delaware

Matthew Goodrich       
Bowdoin College

Caitlin Lomazzo      
Hamilton College

Mary Rockett       
University of Connecticut

Delaware
Interviewing in Washington, DC on Wednesday, April 9, 2014
Hope Brinn       
Swarthmore College

Daniel Meschter      
University of Oklahoma

District of Columbia
Interviewing in Washington, DC on Thursday, March 6, 2014
Samuel Gilman       
Brown University

William Moore       
United States Military Academy

Florida
Interviewing in Atlanta on Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Stefano Cavallaro       
Florida State University

Mischael Cetoute       
University of Miami

Rachel Crooks      
Florida State University

Connor Dacey       
Florida State University

Wesley Dixon       
Yale University

Christina Ford       
University of Florida

Ariel Koren      
University of Pennsylvania

Donya Nasser       
Saint John's University-NY

Georgia
Interviewing in Atlanta on Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Jeremy Hunt       
United States Military Academy

Melissa Moore       
Clemson University

Karimah Shabazz       
Bard College

Hawaii
Interviewing in San Francisco on Monday, March 10, 2014
Joyce Iwashita       
Lewis and Clark College

Luke Livaudais       
Loyola University New Orleans

Idaho
Interviewing in Washington, DC on Wednesday, April 9, 2014
Salima Etoka      
Trinity College [CT]

Illinois
Interviewing in Chicago on Friday, March 7, 2014
Thomas Carroll       
Northwestern University

Danielle Leibowitz       
University of Illinois-Chicago

Allison Perlin       
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Julia Quintero       
Stanford University

Allison Turner       
Purdue University

Tayler Ulmer       
Spelman College

Indiana
Interviewing in Cincinnati on Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Irene Gibson       
Macalester College

Christine White      
Indiana University

Iowa
Interviewing in Kansas City on Monday, April 7, 2014
Tyler Brown       
St. John’s University-MN

Olivia Reed       
Bowdoin College

Kansas
Interviewing in Kansas City on Monday, April 7, 2014
Ross Allen       
Kansas State University

Emma Halling      
University of Kansas

Virginia Helgeson       
University of Kansas

Leigh Loving       
University of Kansas

Micah Melia      
University of Kansas

Dalton Mott       
University of Texas-Dallas

Anna Russell      
Yale University

Kentucky
Interviewing in Cincinnati on Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Lashawn Ford      
University of Louisville

Hannah Garland      
Western Kentucky University

Sarah Hendley       
Catholic University of America

Grace Trimble       
University of Kentucky

Louisiana
Interviewing in Fort Worth on Friday, March 21, 2014
Sophia Giberga       
University of Georgia

Marlee Pittman      
Louisiana State University

Abigail Terhaar      
Texas Christian University

Maine
Interviewing in Boston on Friday, March 28, 2014
Nora Dwyer       
Fordham University

Andrea Levinsky       
Connecticut College

Maryland
Interviewing in Washington, DC on Wednesday, April 9, 2014
Opeyemi Awe       
Grinnell College

Fang Cao      
University of Maryland College Park

Caroline Coccoli       
Northwestern University

Jessica Garland      
Yale University

Tianhao He      
Harvard University

Omolayo Ojo       
Elon University

Michelle Shevin-Coetzee       
George Washington University

Massachusetts
Interviewing in Boston on Friday, March 28, 2014
Dianna Banker      
Grinnell College

Meghan Casey       
College of the Holy Cross

Sofia Essayan-Perez      
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Pierre Joseph      
Amherst College

Michigan
Interviewing in Chicago on Friday, March 7, 2014
Joel Arnold      
Michigan State University

Jamie Bergstrom      
Duke University

Annie-Norah Beveridge       
United States Naval Academy

Andrea Haidar      
University of Chicago

Emily Johnson       
Alma College

Michael Linden      
Wesleyan University

Maya Menlo       
University of Michigan

Minnesota
Interviewing in Minneapolis on Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Hahn Chang       
Columbia University

Bridget Cummings      
College of Saint Benedict

Anne Gavin       
Macalester College

Awale Osman      
Augsburg College

Jordan Wente       
University of Minnesota-Morris

Mississippi
Interviewing in Nashville on Monday, March 24, 2014
Stephanie McCracken       
University of Southern Mississippi

Missouri
Interviewing in Kansas City on Monday, April 7, 2014
Hannah Adams      
Baylor University

Andrew Dziedzic       
Xavier University

Leo Lutz       
Westminster College

Prithvi Rudrappa      
Southern Methodist University

Montana
Interviewing in Seattle on Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Mara Menahan       
University of Montana

Logan Warberg      
Montana State University-Bozeman

Nebraska
Interviewing in Denver on Friday, March 14, 2014
Janna Driskel      
Nebraska Wesleyan University

Alexander Mallory       
University of Nebraska

Sarah Mirza     
University of Georgia

Nevada
Interviewing in Phoenix on Friday, April 4, 2014
Ivon Padilla-Rodriguez 
University of Nevada-Reno

Alexis Taitel      
University of Oklahoma

New Hampshire
Interviewing in Boston on Friday, March 28, 2014
Bryan Merrill      
University of New Hampshire

Safiya Subegdjo       
Tufts University

New Jersey
Interviewing in Philadelphia on Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Anthony Covington       
Rutgers University

Justin Falcone       
Johns Hopkins University

Melanie Ferrara       
Muhlenberg College

Hunter Gross       
CUNY Hunter College

Aleya Romero       
Vassar College

New Mexico
Interviewing in Phoenix on Friday, April 4, 2014
Carlo Aragon       
University of New Mexico

Israel Chavez      
University of New Mexico

Kyra Ellis-Moore      
Amherst College

Ryan Roco       
University of New Mexico

New York
Interviewing in New York on Wednesday, March 19, 2014
Rana Abdelhamid      
Middlebury College

Atticus DeProspo       
Cornell University

Joshua Fattal      
Columbia University

Rebecca Goldberg      
Tufts University

Erika Larsen       
CUNY Hunter College

Ethan Lowens       
University of Pennsylvania

Brandon Mogrovejo      
Fordham University

Hannah Sherman       
Bowdoin College

Alex Williams      
Skidmore College

North Carolina
Interviewing in Washington, DC on Wednesday, April 9, 2014
Dominique Beaudry       
Duke University

Ishan Raval       
North Carolina State University

Dianne Uwayo       
Wake Forest University

North Dakota
Interviewing in Minneapolis on Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Robert Lauf III      
North Dakota State University-Main Campus

Joseph Schaefbauer      
University of North Dakota

Ohio
Interviewing in Cincinnati on Wednesday, March 26, 2014
Yusef Al-Jarani       
University of Chicago

John Hoover       
Williams College

Andrew Kovtun       
University of South Carolina-Columbia

Jacob Kraus      
Macalester College

Anirudh Krishna       
Washington University

Trent Navran     
Rice University

Julie Rooney       
Denison University

Oklahoma
Interviewing in Denver on Friday, March 14, 2014
Kathryn Dunn       
University of Arkansas

Chacey Schoeppel       
Oklahoma State University

Oregon
Interviewing in Seattle on Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Eleni Duret       
Occidental College

Andrew Lubash      
University of Oregon

Colleen Smyth      
Willamette University

Pennsylvania
Interviewing in Philadelphia on Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Mary Brazill       
American University

Arthur Dennis      
Temple University

Shoshanna Goldin      
Wake Forest University

Steven McFarland
Swarthmore College      

Adria Penatzer       
University of Virginia

Caryn Sennett      
Dickinson College

Audrey-Marie Winn       
University of Pittsburgh

Robert Zolitor       
Drexel University

Puerto Rico
Interviewing in San Juan on Friday, April 11, 2014
Bolivar Aponte-Rolan       
University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras

Jose Camacho-Vazquez       
University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras

Stephanie Myers Irizarry       
University of Puerto Rico - Rio Piedras

Antonio Rivera Marti­nez       
American University

Deborah Roman-Cortes       
Inter American University of Puerto Rico Metropolitan Campus

Rhode Island
Interviewing in New York on Wednesday, March 19, 2014
Amber Johnson       
Tufts University

Shayla Minteer       
University of Rhode Island

South Carolina
Interviewing in Atlanta on Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Andrea Eggleston       
University of South Carolina-Columbia

Emmanuel Pressley       
Claflin University

Davontae Singleton       
University of South Carolina-Columbia

South Dakota
Interviewing in Minneapolis on Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Alayna Ackerman       
University of South Dakota

Haley Hardie       
Davidson College

Tennessee
Interviewing in Nashville on Monday, March 24, 2014
Christine Dickason       
University of Mississippi

Robert Fisher       
University of Tennessee-Chattanooga

Fadi Saleh       
University of Tennessee-Knoxville

Joseph Thompson       
Middle Tennessee State University

Samuel Wilcox       
Auburn University

Texas
Interviewing in Fort Worth on Friday, March 21, 2014
Hira Baig       
Rice University

Hannah Beck       
University of Texas-San Antonio

Alexander Djamoos      
University of Texas

Rahfin Faruk      
Southern Methodist University

Fantine Giap      
Southern Methodist University

Al-Karim Gilani       
University of Alabama

Alfredo Hickman      
University of Texas-San Antonio

Mark Jbeily       
University of Texas

Chelsea Snipes      
College of Charleston

Utah
Interviewing in Phoenix on Friday, April 4, 2014
Anna Cassell
Northwestern University

Sarah Schafer       
Westminster College of Salt Lake City

Tianna Tu       
University of Utah

Vermont
Interviewing in Boston on Friday, March 28, 2014
Shoshana Silverstein       
Dartmouth College

Virginia
Interviewing in Washington, DC on Thursday, March 6, 2014
Teresa Danso-Danquah     
Cornell University

Samuel Kennedy       
College of William and Mary

Thomas Larrowe      
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Alexandra Lichtenstein       
University of Virginia

Sarah McKay       
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Inesha Premaratne       
Harvard University

Adam White       
James Madison University

Paul Williams      
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Washington
Interviewing in Seattle on Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Katarina Brunette      
American University

Morgan Burdick     
Seattle University

Emma Englund       
University of Portland

Eric Rodriguez       
American University

West Virginia
Interviewing in Washington, DC on Thursday, March 6, 2014
Kathryn Baker       
University of West Virginia

Brad Brownfield       
United States Military Academy

Cody White       
University of West Virginia

Wisconsin
Interviewing in Minneapolis on Tuesday, April 8, 2014
McKenzie Daul       
Saint Catherine University

Donya Khadem      
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Erin Simpson       
University of Chicago

Katherine Young      
Cornell University