2017 Award Recipients

Award​​ Winner
Mary McLeod Bethune Graduate Leadership Award​​ Alana Flowers
George Washington Carver Undergraduate
Research Award – Scientific
Tavis Reed
George Washington Carver Undergraduate
Research Award – Humanitarian
Candace Borders
John ​​B. Ervin Undergraduate Civic Engagement Award Ryan Johnson
Frankie Muse Freeman Undergraduate Community
Service Award Freshman/Sophomore Category
Kristen Smalling
Frankie Muse Freeman Undergraduate Community
Service Award Junior/Senior Category
Mohamed Gabir
Langston Hughes Undergraduate Creative
and Performing Arts Award
Andie Berry
Wangari Maathai Graduate Service Award Brandi Pikes
Nelson Mandela Undergraduate Leadership Award Mohamed Gabir
W.E.B. Du Bois Staff Mentor Award​ Clara McLeod

Ralph Bunche Scholars Award

Named for the United Nations mediator and Nobel Peace Prize recipient, this award is given for academic achievement . Recipients include freshmen who have completed at least 14 graded units in the semester and have a cumulative GPA of 3.5 or higher. The award is also given to undergraduates who have completed at least 14 graded units in the semester and have a semester GPA of 3.5 or higher for at least 3 consecutive semesters.

2017 Ralph Bunche Scholars

Oyinkansola Adenekan
Simon Akhnoukh
Tahj Alli-Balogun
Ryeesa Amin
Kathleen Arnett
Elise Ashley
Odion Asikhia
Christian Baker
Brandon Baksh
Kourtney Benion
Rebecca Bowman
Jasmine Brown
Tatianna Capko
Kaitlin Clark
Amaia Cook
Clayton Covington
Antonio daCunha
Morgan Dunstan
Hanna Durrell
Giselle Fuselier
Mohamed Gabir
Lucia Grandison
Nya Hardaway
Claude Harrington
Mya Harris
Amir Hassan
Rachel Hibbett
Mia Hicks-Thoms
Miranda Hines
Tucker Hirsch
Carl Hooks
Funmilola Idowu
Tyler James
Lauren Johnson
Marcellus Johnson
Nicholas Kinberg
Sarah Martin
Lauryn McSpadden
Jeremiah Melton
Helene Miles
Nicholas Murira
Zaria Nobel
Sabrina Odigie
Alexandra O’Neal
Chinyere Onwumere
Jason Sackey
Julian Sackey
Kiara Sample
Gabrielle Samuel
Maya Samuels-Fair
Geraldine Serwald
Da’Viona Sims
Lauren Slaughter
Pascale Stain
Lee Stone
Dorian Stubblefield
Corbain Swain
Marta Taye
Kyle Thomas
Adon Wade-Currie
Cole West
Devin Williamson
Olivia Williamson
Maya Wong
Nadab Wubshet
Hiba Yousif
Grace Zajdel