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Congratulations to the 2018 Truman Scholarship Finalists! The Foundation reviewed 756 files from 313 institutions. Students were selected based on their records of leadership, public service and academic achievement. Our Finalist Selection Committee selected the following 194 students from 137 institutions. These students will be interviewed by the Foundation's Regional Review Panels between March 2nd and April 6th. The 2018 Class of Truman Scholars will be announced by 9:00 pm EST on April 20. 

Best of luck and congratulations to all who submitted nominations.

Alabama 
Interviewing in Atlanta, GA on Wednesday, March 7, 2018

James Brahm
United States Air Force Academy

Amanda Scott
Georgetown University

Erica Webb
University of Alabama at Birmingham

Alaska 
Interviewing in Seattle, WA on Friday, March 16, 2018

Coral Isaacs
Colorado State University

Michael R. Lowe 
University of Alaska-Anchorage

Arizona 
Interviewing in Phoenix, AZ on Friday, March 23, 2018

Breanna Carpenter
Arizona State University

Christopher Frias
Arizona State University

Alexa Scholl
Arizona State University

Arkansas 
Interviewing in Nashville, TN on Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Skylar Caldwell
University of Arkansas

Braelen Hunt
Arkansas State University

Kevyanna Rawls
University of Memphis

California 
Interviewing in San Francisco, CA on Monday, March 19, 2018

Julianne Cravotto
University of California-Davis

Rachel Gerstenfeld
University of Washington-Seattle

Eva Kahan
Tufts University

Chloe King
George Washington University

Nicola Kirkpatrick
Barnard College

Sarah Koch
Middlebury College

Dipak Kumar
University of Pennsylvania

Crystal Letona
Syracuse University

Danny Li
Dartmouth College

Huda Navaid
Santa Clara University

Jackson Reimer
Northeastern University

Kiran Sridhar
Stanford University

Madison Tung
United States Air Force Academy

Colorado 
Interviewing in Denver, CO on Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Riley Arnold
Lewis and Clark College

Seth Blum
Washington University

Clint Fallon
Colorado State University

Logan Graham
North Carolina State University

Sage Mijares
Colorado State University

Serene Singh
University of Colorado

Catrin Sunstone
Colorado State University

Mohini Tangri
Washington and Lee University

Connecticut 
Interviewing in Boston, MA on Friday, March 9, 2108

Marvin Bell
Amherst College

Kieran Minor
Oberlin College

Yvonne Nguyen
Villanova University

Delaware 
Interviewing in Philadelphia, PA on Thursday, March 29, 2018

Ashton Dunkley
Temple University

Nicole Mejia
University of Delaware

Alisa Winchester
Delaware State University

District of Columbia 
Interviewing in Washington, DC I on Friday, March 2, 2018

Mica Green Williams
Johns Hopkins University

Sydney Kamen
Dartmouth College

Florida 
Interviewing in Atlanta, GA on Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Dina Eldawy
Syracuse University

Valentina Guerrero
Yale University

Matthew Hebron
Florida State University

Samantha Kunin
Florida State University

Jose Sirven
Florida International University

Georgia 
Interviewing in Atlanta, GA on Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Laurel Hiatt
University of Georgia

Kavi Pandian
University of Georgia

Vishnu Ramachandran
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill

Hawaii 
Interviewing in Seattle, WA on Friday, March 16, 2018

Evelyn Chow
Seattle University

Idaho 
Interviewing in Seattle, WA on Friday, March 16, 2018

Connor Hoffmann
Montana State University-Bozeman

Illinois 
Interviewing in Chicago, IL on Monday, March 12, 2018

Brittany Barajas
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Madalyn Farrar
Trinity College [CT]

Hannah Finnerty
Bowling Green State University

Talia Shapiro
Vassar College

Kathleen Todd
University of Minnesota

Indiana 
Interviewing in Chicago, IL on Monday, March 12, 2018

Kayden Habron 
Purdue University

Gregory Lane
Ball State University

Paige Rudin
Purdue University

Iowa 
Interviewing in Kansas City, MO on Monday, March 26, 2018

Alex Freeman
Drake University

Briana Gipson
Coe College

Kelly May
Coe College

Kansas 
Interviewing in Kansas City, MO on Monday, March 26, 2018

Hythem Abouodah
University of Kansas

Amber Berg
Kansas State University

Sadie Keller
Oberlin College

Francesca Viazzoli
Cornell University

Kentucky 
Interviewing in Nashville, TN on Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Hadeel Abdallah
University of Kentucky

Loandria Dahmer
Western Kentucky University

Louisiana 
Interviewing in Austin, TX on Monday, March 5, 2018

Stephanie Durr
Mississippi State University

Justin Edwards
Howard University

Morgan Johnson
Louisiana State University

Madelyn Smith
Louisiana State University

Maine 
Interviewing in Boston, MA on Friday, March 9, 2108

Mohamed Nur
Bowdoin College

Meg Parker
Oberlin College

Maryland 
Interviewing in Washington, DC II on Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Jack Andraka
Stanford University

William Barclay
Marshall University

Eleanor Brown
Salisbury University

Kendal Karstens
High Point University

Benjamin Lenox
Salisbury University

Nicholas Whittaker
Harvard University

Massachusetts 
Interviewing in Boston, MA on Friday, March 9, 2108

Sarya Baladi
Boston College

Akshayaa Chittibabu
University of Connecticut

Jonathan Goldman
Brandeis University

Emily Moss
Wellesley College

Jiya Nair
University of Massachusetts

Michigan 
Interviewing in Chicago, IL on Monday, March 12, 2018

Evan Bonsall
Harvard University

Alexis Lenderman
Western Michigan University

Matthew Miller
The Citadel

Lauren Schandevel
University of Michigan

Minnesota 
Interviewing in St. Paul, MN on Friday, April 6, 2018

Abdulrahmane Abdul-Aziz
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Andrea Duarte-Alonso
Saint Catherine University

David Kamper
University of Michigan

Anna Kazlauskas
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Danica Simonet
College of Saint Benedict

Mississippi 
Interviewing in Nashville, TN on Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Jarvis Benson
University of Mississippi

Jaz Brisack
University of Mississippi

Allen Coon
University of Mississippi

Jack Hoda
University of Southern Mississippi

Missouri 
Interviewing in Kansas City, MO on Monday, March 26, 2018

Zachary Carroll
William Jewell College

Emily Dema
William Jewell College

Kathleen Hannick
Seattle University

Clifton Kinnie
Howard University

Aaron Krusniak
University of Tulsa

Sterling Waldman
University of Missouri

Montana 
Interviewing in Seattle, WA on Friday, March 16, 2018

Katherine Budeski
Montana State University-Bozeman

Haley Cox
Montana State University-Bozeman

Nebraska 
Interviewing in Denver, CO on Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Justice Forte
University of Nebraska

Makayla Haussler
Yale University

Nevada 
Interviewing in Phoenix, AZ on Friday, March 23, 2018

Kate Groesbeck
University of Nevada-Reno

Brandon Monson
University of Nevada-Las Vegas

New Hampshire 
Interviewing in Boston, MA on Friday, March 9, 2108

Stephen Damianos
University of Pennsylvania

Danique Montique
University of New Hampshire

New Jersey 
Interviewing in Philadelphia, PA on Thursday, March 29, 2018

Kashaf Doha
Barnard College

John Lowe
United States Military Academy

Melissa Morgan
Georgetown University

Taylor Morgan
Swarthmore College

New York 
Interviewing in New York, NY on Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Nicole Agaronnik
Cornell University

Arkey Barnett
Williams College

Michael Brown
State University of New York-Buffalo

Jazmin Kay
George Washington University

Alexander Legg
CUNY City College

Ryan Leone
University of Pennsylvania

Safia Mahjebin
CUNY Hunter College

Keith Nobbs
Stanford University

Emmanuela Oppong
Union College

Ivan Pusic
Columbia University

Katherine Soba
University of Virginia

North Carolina 
Interviewing in Washington, DC I on Friday, March 2, 2018

Sreevidhya Balasubramanian
University of North Carolina-Charlotte

Carly Cannoy
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill

Ashley Lawson
North Carolina State University

Joseph Nail
University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill

Anne Whitney
Columbia University

North Dakota 
Interviewing in St. Paul, MN on Friday, April 6, 2018

Jared Melville
North Dakota State University-Main Campus

Ohio 
Interviewing in Washington, DC II on Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Sara Al-Zubi
Miami University

Sam Barton
Tulane University

Jordan Griffith
College of Wooster

Anna Layman
University of Cincinnati

Megan Lovely
Denison University

Mary Siskaninetz
University of Cincinnati

Oklahoma 
Interviewing in Denver, CO on Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Ashlee Fox
Reed College

Sarah Oliver
Oklahoma State University

Oregon 
Interviewing in Seattle, WA on Friday, March 16, 2018

Sam Becker
Claremont McKenna College

Martin Berger
Harvard University

Sravya Tadepalli
University of Oregon

Pennsylvania 
Interviewing in Philadelphia, PA on Thursday, March 29, 2018

Ayesha Durrani
Johns Hopkins University

Fiona Eichinger
University of Pittsburgh

Anea Moore
University of Pennsylvania

Jessica Pasquarello
University of Georgia

Maurice Rippel
Haverford College

Madison Sloat
Ohio University

Sheyenne Soto
Temple University

Puerto Rico 
Interviewing in San Juan, PR on Monday, April 9, 2018

Cristian Martínez-Medina
University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras

Ana Mier
United States Naval Academy

José Molinelli-González
University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras

Hector Reyes
University of Southern California

Ashley Salgado
United States Military Academy

Rhode Island 
Interviewing in New York, NY on Wednesday, March 28, 2018

Natasha Anis
Pomona College

Andrew Boardman
University of Rhode Island

South Carolina 
Interviewing in Atlanta, GA on Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Casey Brayton
University of South Carolina-Columbia

Helen Helfgott
College of Charleston

South Dakota 
Interviewing in St. Paul, MN on Friday, April 6, 2018

Anne Hall
Tufts University

Tennessee 
Interviewing in Nashville, TN on Tuesday, March 13, 2018

Aman Madan
Davidson College

Olivia Ranseen
Indiana University

Grant Rigney
University of Tennessee-Knoxville

John Wilkerson
Texas Tech University

Texas 
Interviewing in Austin, TX on Monday, March 5, 2018

Kathryn Ammon
University of Kansas

Brian Elizalde
Brown University

Jocilyn Estes
New York University

Sofia Hinojosa
American University

Sanah Jivani
University of Texas-San Antonio

Kushal Kadakia
Duke University

Amanda Lawson
New York University

Danielle Luz Niangar
University of Houston

Zaakir Tameez
University of Virginia

Utah 
Interviewing in Phoenix, AZ on Friday, March 23, 2018

Camila Reed-Guevara
Emory University

Madeleine Waddoups
Utah State University

Claire Wang
Duke University

Vermont 
Interviewing in Boston, MA on Friday, March 9, 2108

Natalee Deaette
Boston College

Virginia 
Interviewing in Washington, DC I on Friday, March 2, 2018

Lamar Greene
Emory University

Jewel Hurt
James Madison University

Doreen Joseph
George Mason University

Sarah Nakasone
University of Chicago

Samantha Schwartzkopf
University of Richmond

Shakera Vaughan
Georgetown University

Washington 
Interviewing in Seattle, WA on Friday, March 16, 2018

Wylie Chang
Tufts University

Connor Crinion
Seattle University

Dorothy Jiang
Brown University

Sitara Nath
University of Portland

Masha Vernik
Boston University

West Virginia 
Interviewing in Washington, DC II on Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Emma Harrison
West Virginia University

Wisconsin 
Interviewing in St. Paul, MN on Friday, April 6, 2018

Jordan Madden
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Vishal Narayanaswamy
University of California-Berkeley

Hannah Shumway
Macalester College

Conner Suddick
Hamline University

Wyoming 
Interviewing in Denver, CO on Wednesday, March 21, 2018

Garrett Dowell
University of Denver

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