2011-2012 Worldstudio AIGA Scholarship winners

The 2011–2012 Worldstudio AIGA Scholarship jurors met in May 2011 and reviewed more than 500 applications from students attending art and design programs at colleges and universities across the country. Thirteen scholarships and eight honorable mentions were granted to an outstanding group of applicants, in five categories, through the generous support of sponsors including the AIGA DC Continuum Fund Scholarship, Coyne Family Foundation, Kraus Family Foundation, Mohawk Fine Papers, the Young Photographer’s Alliance and an anonymous donor.

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2011–2012 recipients and honorable mentions

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Paris Alshaif
Junior, California State of Bakerfield
Anonymous Honorable Mention
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Fine Art

Christian Hincapie 75

Christian Hincapie
Junior, Cooper Union
Kraus Family Foundation Award
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Lavar Munroe 75

Lavar Munroe
Graduate student, Yale
Kraus Family Foundation Award and Anonymous Award
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Jamilla Okubo 75

Jamilla Okubo
Freshman, Parsons New School of Design
Kraus Family Foundation Award
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Isaac Smith 75

Isaac Smith
Freshman, Kendall College of Art and Design
Anonymous Honorable Mention
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Sharita Towne 75

Sharita Towne
Graduate student, Portland State University
Anonymous Honorable Mention
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Graphic Design

Breanna Anderson-Perez 75

Breanna Anderson-Perez
Freshman, California College of the Arts
Anonymous Honorable Mention
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Njoki Gitahi 75

Njoki Gitahi
Graduate student, Yale University School of Art
Coyne Family Foundation Award
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Rhanhee Kim 75

Rhanhee Kim
Freshman, Art Center College of Design
Coyne Family Foundation Award
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Courtney La Prince 75

Courtney La Prince
Junior, Moore College of Art and Design
AIGA DC and Anonymous Honorable Mention
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Daniel Rodriguez 75

Daniel Rodriguez
Junior, School of Visual Arts
Coyne Family Foundation and Anonymous Award
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Illustration

Pyungwha Chung 75

Pyungwha Chung
Freshman, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Mohawk Fine Papers Award
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Savana Hibbert 75

Savana Hibbert
Sophomore, Ringling College of Art and Design
Mohawk Fine Papers Honorable Mention
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Jessica Kusuma 75

Jessica Kusuma
Freshman, Maryland Institute College of Art
AIGA DC and Mohawk Fine Papers Award
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Paige Mehrer 75

Paige Mehrer
Freshman
Anonymous Honorable Mention
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Diego Torres 75

Diego Torres
Senior, Pratt Institute
Anonymous Honorable Mention
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Photography

Katie Koti 75

Katie Koti
Graduate student, Yale
Young Photographer’s Alliance Award
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Kathya Maria Landeros 75

Kathya Maria Landeros
Graduate student, Massachusetts College of Art and Design
Young Photographer’s Alliance Award
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Hayden Myrick 75

Hayden Myrick
Freshman, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Young Photographer’s Alliance Award
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Alena Reyes 75

Alena Reyes
Senoir, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Young Photographer’s Alliance Award
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Kevin Truong 75

Kevin Truong
Junior, Pratt Institute
Young Photographer’s Alliance Award
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