2017 Truman Scholarship Finalists

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Congratulations to the 2017 Truman Scholarship Finalists! The Foundation reviewed 768 files from 315 institutions. Students were selected based on their records of leadership, public service and academic achievement. Our Finalist Selection Committee selected the following 199 students from 136 institutions. These students will be interviewed by the Foundation’s Regional Review Panels between March 3rd and April 7th. The 2017 Class of Truman Scholars will be announced by 9:00 pm EST on April 12.

Best of luck and congratulations to all who submitted nominations.

Alabama
Interviewing in Atlanta, GA on Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Rachel Knowles
Barnard College

Hallie Nelson
Auburn University

Alaska
Interviewing in Seattle, WA on Monday, March 20, 2017

Alyssa Norris
Washington State University

Jacob Shercliffe
University of Alaska-Anchorage

Arizona
Interviewing in Phoenix, AZ on Friday, March 24, 2017

James Arwood
Arizona State University

Odessa Clugston
Arizona State University

Joseph Russell
George Mason University

Celina Scott-Buechler
Cornell University

Jonathan Stoughton
Saint Edward's University

Arkansas
Interviewing in Nashville, TN on Monday, March 27, 2017

Amanda Condon
Arkansas Tech University

JD Davis
Tufts University

Sam Harris
University of Arkansas

Victor Pulido-Rojas
Southern Arkansas University

California
Interviewing in San Francisco, CA on Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Yesenia Ayala
Grinnell College

Rebecca Chong
Claremont McKenna College

Taylor Fatherree
University of California-Berkeley

Jessica Feinberg
Smith College

Krista Galleberg
Washington University

Kori Groenveld
Lewis and Clark College

Aaron Huang
Rice University

Alexis Kallen
Stanford University

Jamie Kwong
University of Southern California

Emma Marsano
Dartmouth College

Annika Reno
Barnard College

Teofanny Saragi
Pomona College

Colorado
Interviewing in Denver, CO on Friday, March 17, 2017

James Callison
Middlebury College

Francis Commerçon
Colorado State University

Kevin Ford
University of Colorado

Misha White
Arizona State University

Connecticut
Interviewing in Boston, MA on Monday, April 3, 2017

Elizabeth Charash
University of Connecticut

Sarah Clements
Georgetown University

Shyheim Snead
American University

Delaware
Interviewing in Philadelphia, PA on Thursday, March 30, 2017

Lexis Ivers
American University

Christopher Reynolds
Boston College

District of Columbia
Interviewing in Washington, DC I on Friday, March 3, 2017

Dontae Bell
Howard University

Andrew DeFrank
Colgate University


Florida
Interviewing in Atlanta, GA on Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Elizabeth Barahona
Duke University

Rebecca Blais
University of Notre Dame

Jasmine Haddaway
University of Florida

Taslim Tavarez Garcia
Pace University-New York

Edwin Zuluaga
Florida International University

Georgia
Interviewing in Atlanta, GA on Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Shreya Ganeshan
University of Georgia

Chelsea Jackson
Emory University

Alec Martinez
Cornell University

Emily Thompson
Mercer University

Guam
Interviewing in Washington, DC II on Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Athena McNinch
University of Guam

Hawaii
Interviewing in San Francisco, CA on Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Kiloaulani Kaawa-Gonzales
Colorado State University

Idaho
Interviewing in Seattle, WA on Monday, March 20, 2017

Rachel Gallina
Boise State University

Sarah Harrison
Johns Hopkins University

Illinois
Interviewing in Chicago, IL on Friday, March 10, 2017

Thomas Dowling
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Adam Hassanein
Purdue University

Rachel Jacob
Northern Illinois University

Emma Noelke
Purdue University

Estrella Vargas
Elmhurst College

Kristiana Yao
University of Miami

Indiana
Interviewing in Chicago, IL on Friday, March 10, 2017

Mikaela Meyer
Purdue University

Natasha Reifenberg
University of Notre Dame

Iowa
Interviewing in Kansas City, MO on Monday, March 13, 2017

Rachael Johnson
University of Northern Iowa

Anjali Misra
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Lillian Nellans
Western Kentucky University

Jacob Simpson
University of Iowa

Kansas
Interviewing in Kansas City, MO on Monday, March 13, 2017

Logan Brown
Vanderbilt University

Yazmin Guzman
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Garrett Wilkinson
Kansas State University

Taylor Zabel
University of Kansas

Kentucky
Interviewing in Nashville, TN on Monday, March 27, 2017

Judson Adams
University of Louisville

Hannah Durbin
United States Air Force Academy

Mary Steiner
University of Portland

Louisiana
Interviewing in Austin, TX on Monday, March 6, 2017

Patrick Flanigan
Princeton University

Skye Hart
Cornell University

David Laszcz
United States Naval Academy

Maine
Interviewing in Boston, MA on Monday, April 3, 2017

Devin Domeyer
Muhlenberg College

Dakota Foster
Amherst College

Tyler Lang
University of Maine

Maryland
Interviewing in Washington, DC II on Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Andrea Barnes
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill

Evan Bell
Duke University

Attiya Latif
University of Virginia

Nathan Leonard
Tulane University

Amy Mullan
Elon University

Oluwaseyi Omonijo
University of Chicago

Massachusetts
Interviewing in Boston, MA on Monday, April 3, 2017

Nathan Bermel
United States Naval Academy

Miriam George
Boston College

Samarth Gupta
Harvard University

Mikaela Wolf-Sorokin
Carnegie Mellon University

Michigan
Interviewing in Chicago, IL on Friday, March 10, 2017

Lauren Courtney
George Washington University

Katharine Janes
University of Notre Dame

Nadine Jawad
University of Michigan

Megan Patel
Georgetown University

Tristyn Walton
Michigan State University

Minnesota
Interviewing in St. Paul, MN on Tuesday, March 14, 2017

John Haley
University of Notre Dame

Celia Hallan
Michigan State University

Maya Hermerding
College of Saint Benedict

Benya Kraus
Tufts University

Rory Taylor
Pomona College

Mississippi
Interviewing in Nashville, TN on Monday, March 27, 2017

Noah Barbieri
Millsaps College

Bailey McDaniel
Mississippi State University

Missouri
Interviewing in Kansas City, MO on Monday, March 13, 2017

Ashley Burns
Missouri Southern State University

Taylor Cofield
University of Missouri

Christopher Dade
University of Missouri

Nora Faris
University of Missouri

Derrick Parker
Morehouse College

Montana
Interviewing in Seattle, WA on Monday, March 20, 2017

Mathew Bain
Montana State University-Bozeman

Eleanore Denegre
Reed College

Nebraska
Interviewing in Denver, CO on Friday, March 17, 2017

Carlin Daharsh
Nebraska Wesleyan University

Zachary Meade
University of Nebraska-Omaha

Soreti Teshome
University of Chicago

Imani Wilson
Northwestern University


Nevada
Interviewing in Phoenix, AZ on Friday, March 24, 2017

Timothy Ponciano
Villanova University

Miranda Rosen
Princeton University

New Hampshire
Interviewing in Boston, MA on Monday, April 3, 2017

Anna DeLoi
Williams College

Douglas Marino
University of New Hampshire

New Jersey
Interviewing in Philadelphia, PA on Thursday, March 30, 2017

Sahar Akbarzai
Rutgers University

Mussab Ali
Rutgers University

Sophia Burns
Vassar College

Christopher D'Urso
University of Pennsylvania

Sara Hayet
Lafayette College

Harry Lewis
University of Delaware

Morgan Reid
Villanova University


New Mexico
Interviewing in Phoenix, AZ on Friday, March 24, 2017

Micaela de la Rosa
New Mexico State University

Maya Durvasula
Duke University

Gabriel Gallegos
University of New Mexico

Malina Simard-Halm
Yale University

Aja Watkins
Northeastern University

New York
Interviewing in New York, NY on Friday, March 31, 2017

Aidea Downie
Brown University

Edward Friedman
CUNY Hunter College

Kevin Graves
Columbia University

Rebecca Heilweil
University of Pennsylvania

Sara Hobler
State University of New York-Binghamton

Claire Lynch
CUNY City College

Hazel Millard
Middlebury College

Netteange Monaus
United States Military Academy

Nick Santamaria
University of South Carolina-Columbia

Anna Schierenbeck
Grinnell College

David Shimer
Yale University

North Carolina
Interviewing in Washington, DC I on Friday, March 3, 2017

Sarah Aldridge
Appalachian State University

Jesse Bennett
North Carolina State University

Cara Edwards
United States Naval Academy

Madeline Finnegan
North Carolina State University

Anmar Jerjees
Davidson College

Rose O'Brien
Wake Forest University

North Dakota
Interviewing in St. Paul, MN on Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Daniel Wassim
Georgetown University

Ohio
Interviewing in Washington, DC II on Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Peter Delaney
Washington University

Mohamed Elzarka
University of Cincinnati

Andi Peng
Yale University

Oklahoma
Interviewing in Denver, CO on Friday, March 17, 2017

Ryann Alonso
University of Arkansas

Aaron Fowler
United States Naval Academy

Alex Nongard
University of Oklahoma

Oregon
Interviewing in Seattle, WA on Monday, March 20, 2017

Manju Bangalore
University of Oregon

Cristine Starke
Georgetown University

Pennsylvania
Interviewing in Philadelphia, PA on Thursday, March 30, 2017

Sarah Cornelius
University of Pennsylvania

Sean Hyland
Franklin & Marshall College

Andrew Magloughlin
American University

Peter Zheng
University of Pittsburgh

Puerto Rico
Interviewing in San Juan, PR on Friday, April 7, 2017

Cristian Martínez-Medina
University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras

Sybelle Rodríguez-Del Valle
University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras

Keren Rosario-Ortiz
University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras

Karla Sanabria-Véaz
University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras

Rhode Island
Interviewing in New York, NY on Friday, March 31, 2017

Autumn Guillotte
University of Rhode Island

South Carolina
Interviewing in Atlanta, GA on Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Killian McDonald
Clemson University

Noah Zimmermann
Furman University

South Dakota
Interviewing in St. Paul, MN on Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Madeline Molseed
University of South Dakota

Ashley Sorensen
Beloit College

Tennessee
Interviewing in Nashville, TN on Monday, March 27, 2017

Stephen Crockett
University of Tennessee-Knoxville

Sarah Freeland
University of Tennessee-Knoxville

Thomas Mitchell
Rhodes College

Zain Virk
Rhodes College

Texas
Interviewing in Austin, TX on Monday, March 6, 2017

Matthew Baiza
Stanford University

Anastasia Bradatan
University of Texas

Jonathan Espinoza
West Texas A&M University

Mishi Jain
Rice University

Zeyi Lin
University of Texas

Carlos Rodriguez-Cruz y Celis
University of Texas-Dallas

Andrew Tamez
United States Naval Academy

Dwight Theriot
University of Houston

Enrico Trevisani
University of Arizona

Rebecca Voth
Baylor University

Utah
Interviewing in Phoenix, AZ on Friday, March 24, 2017

Benjamin Forsgren
Brigham Young University

Jacklyn Sullivan
Utah State University

Vermont
Interviewing in Boston, MA on Monday, April 3, 2017

Annika Freudenberger
Barnard College

Virginia
Interviewing in Washington, DC I on Friday, March 3, 2017

Sandra Edwards-Thro
College of William and Mary

Hanan Hsain
North Carolina State University

Joseph Kannarkat
University of Pittsburgh

Nicholas Paraiso
United States Naval Academy

Ye Hyun Seo
Ithaca College

Washington
Interviewing in Seattle, WA on Monday, March 20, 2017

Gabriel Dunatov
Occidental College

Tomas Green
University of Kansas

Farris Peale
Harvard University

Ernie Tao
University of Washington-Seattle

Lilith Winkler-Schor
Tulane University

West Virginia
Interviewing in Washington, DC II on Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Sophia Kaufman
Harvard University

Vincent O'Leary
Drexel University

William Wasson
West Virginia Wesleyan College


Wisconsin
Interviewing in St. Paul, MN on Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Carmen Gosey
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Signe Janoska-Bedi
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Anjana Murali
University of Pittsburgh

Matthew Salm
University of Texas-Dallas

Elizabeth Schnee
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Wyoming
Interviewing in Denver, CO on Friday, March 17, 2017

Austin Morgan
University of Wyoming

Kathleen Nganga
Northwestern University
 

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