Andrew W. Mellon Benjamin E. Mays Undergraduate Fellowship Program

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The Mellon-Mays Undergraduate Fellowship Program aims to create a legacy of qualified and gifted scholars who will provide opportunities for all students to experience and learn from the perspectives of diverse faculty members. Established in 1988, it works to achieve its mission by identifying and supporting students of great promise and helping them to become scholars of the highest distinction. The name of the program honors Dr. Benjamin E. Mays, the noted African-American educator, statesman, minister, and former president of Morehouse College. 

1993

Roxane Fuentes

Christopher M. Muniz

Dayna L. North

Rhonda P. Sumter

Eric H. Wilson

1994

Tabare Depaep

Jennifer Esperanza

Ashanti Luke

Rachel Mastrapa

Alegre Nani Von Ramos

1995

Adam Avilez

Bahati Kamunanwire

Jonathan David Morrow

Maria Eugenia Munoz

Stephen D. Perry

Michelle Ann Rangel Woo

1996

Arthur J. Barela, III

Angela Marie Martinez

Kellie Rymes

Brenda A. Shoo

Natasha M. Viquez

1997

Allison M. Barrows

Emily D. Mark

Dianne B. Molina

Arlene F. Rocafort

Christina M. Tamplin

1998

Abraham I. Acosta

Maritza E. Cardenas

Elena Dicus

Kimberly Komatsu

Tonya Marie Nichols

1999

Egbert N. Dawkins, III

Manuel R. A. Elias

Brandon L. Paradise

Erika M. Young

2000

Britany M Engelman

Devon M. Gallegos

Tzenni Bah B. Garcia

Jennifer M. Hanna

John A. Jimenez

2001

Wendy Monique Arce

Mia Navarro

Tiffany Purnell

Maria-Itzel Siegrist

2002

Rick Cory

Nathaniel W. Dumas

Christopher L. Ferguson

Margaret E. Gover

Cristina Hernandez

Steven Ramirez

2003

Alessa L. Itsell

Alison M. Leon

Lidiana Portales

Jennifer E. Rógla

2004

Vanessa D. Carson

Howard W. Harris

Brigid E. McManama

Jessica Reveles

Sara O. Wollenstein

Monté A. Wylie

2005

Laura D. Gutierrez

Wendy J. Mata

Marcelo Sousa

Ebenge Usip

2006

Raquel Chavez

Shauna France

Tamiel Holloway

Amaka Okechukwu

Adriana Resendez

Azure Williams

2007

Kiana Brede

Apollo Emeka

Vaness Hongsathavij

Philip Kim

Martha Lopez

Regina Pritchett

2009

Jacob Lewis Bongers

Matthew Broaddus

Silvia Green

Jorge R. Rodriguez

Decarlis Wilson

2010

Sarah J. Butler

Nelly Chavez

Jennifer Escobar

Wanjiku Karanja

Daniel Rios

2011

Ashley Harlow

Evelyn E. Larios

Rikiesha Pierce

Jayme Tsutsuse

Monica M. Valencia

Charman M. Williams

2012

Anneleise A. Azua

Kalena Giessler

Karissa Masciel

Adeel Mohammadi

Megan L. Nathan

Jasmine Torres

Vivian Sin Mei Yan

2013

Michael Fretwell

Jheanelle Garriques

Rachel A. Jones

Carrie R. Moore

Roxana Ontiveros

Luna V. White

2014

Maria Jose P. Lopez

Georgia Soares

2015

Monica Barragan

Krystal Cervantes

Sophia Li

Felicitas Reyes

Natalie Reyes

Sophia Singh

Miguel Tejeda

Moira Turner