Meet the 2020-21 FEEA Scholarship Finalists

  • Keanna Abraham, Jackson State Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Benita Abraham, Army
  • Tatilana Maelene Aguon, Georgetown Univ, Sponsor: Father, Tommy Aguon, DOD
  • Muhammad Ahmed, Wayne State Univ School of Medicine, Sponsor: Father, Shabbir Ahmed, VA
  • Tomisin Alalade, Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education, Sponsor: Mother, Adebola Alalade, DHS
  • Cailin Allen, Auburn Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Julie Allen, DHS
  • Emma Arthur, Univ of Nebraska Lincoln, Sponsor: Father, Terry Arthur, USDA
  • Abigail Atkinson, Liberty Univ, Sponsor: Father, Anthony Atkinson, DHS
  • Corazon Avila, Univ of Illinois at Chicago, Sponsor: Mother, Ana Avila, HHS
  • Delianne Ayala, Univ of New Haven, Sponsor: Father, Luis Ayala Llano, DHS
  • Aishwarya Babuji, Cornell Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Latha Babuji, VA
  • Tayla Bahr, Univ of Iowa, Sponsor: Father, Charles Bahr, HHS
  • Hannah Banks, Alabama State Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Falana Banks, VA
  • Tayten Barhaug, Univ of New Mexico, Sponsor: Father, Trampus Barhaug, USDA
  • Giovanni Basanese, Norbert College, Sponsor: Mother, Lisa Basanese, VA
  • Liam Batten, Heidelberg Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Jeanne Batten, Courts
  • Sydney Baucum, Towson Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Mary Milline, HHS
  • India Berry, Kenyon College, Sponsor: Mother, Kim Hamlett-Berry, VA
  • Israel Beverly, Baylor Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Tracy Beverly, DOJ
  • Mari Bjorneberg, College of Idaho, Sponsor: Father, David Bjorneberg, USDA
  • Caleb Blackmon, Arizona State Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Michelle Blackmon, DOI
  • Madison Blevins, Hendrix College, Sponsor: Father, Christopher Blevins, DOJ
  • Mackenzie Bodell, Iowa State Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Jennifer Shauberger, DHS
  • Damon Bodily, Utah State Univ, Sponsor: Father, Sidney Bodily, Army
  • Caleb Bohannon, Univ of Mississippi, Sponsor: Father, Courtney Bohannon, DOL
  • Alexandra Boutelle, Loyola Univ of Chicago, Sponsor: Step-Father, Christopher Boulay, DHS
  • John Bowzard, Georgia Institute of Technology, Sponsor: Father, John Bowzard, HHS
  • Taylor Brandt, Univ of Alabama at Birmingham, Sponsor: Mother, Amber Brandt, Army
  • Riley Buckjune, Clark Univ, Sponsor: Father, Stanley Buckjune, USPS
  • Ebony Burrowes, Liberty Univ, HHS
  • Julia Butler, Columbia Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Victoria Bippart, VA
  • Alexandra Cahn, Wellesley College, Sponsor: Grandmother, Catherine Murphy, NARFE
  • Maria Chacona, Univ of Maryland, Sponsor: Mother, Deborah Chacona, FEC
  • Trevor Chapin, Univ of California Santa Cruz, Sponsor: Mother, Leann Chapin, SSA
  • Leah Cherukara, Rutgers Univ Honors College, Sponsor: Mother, Sumy Cherukara, EPA
  • Jessica Chew, Univ of California Los Angeles, Sponsor: Father, David Chew, DHS
  • Elizabeth Chin, Marquette Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Susan Chin, RRB
  • Kate Clady, Colorado School of Mines, Sponsor: Father, John Clady, HHS
  • Samuel Collins, Middlebury College, Sponsor: Father, Daniel Collins, DOI
  • Maggie Comer, Univ of Kentucky, Sponsor: Father, Timothy Comer, Treasury
  • Shepard Colby Conner, Univ of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Sponsor: Father, TimothyConner, USDA
  • Lucy Cook, Whitworth Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Kathryn Cook, VA
  • Kenneth Cooper, Towson Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Tasha Hackworth, Treasury
  • Kaitlynn Cox, Fairmont State Univ, Sponsor: Father, Jason Cox, DOL
  • Devyn Craner, Otterbein Univ, Sponsor: Father, Brian Craner, Air Force
  • Carson Crawford, Boise State Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Renee Crawford, USDA
  • Ashanty Cruz, California Institute of Integral Studies, Peace Corps
  • Ryon Curry, North Carolina A&T State Univ, Sponsor: Mother, LaShaun Curry, SBA
  • NeVaeh Curtis, Alabama State Univ, Sponsor: Father, Cleon Frazier, Treasury
  • Brianna Davis, Indiana Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Pamela Davis, DOT
  • William Dawson, Univ of Arkansas Fayetteville, Sponsor: Mother, Ibis Dawson, USDA
  • Pietro Del Re, College of New Jersey, Sponsor: Father, Vito Del Re, DOJ
  • Claire Devlin, Binghamton Univ, Sponsor: Father, Michael Devlin, SSA
  • Varuna Dhanabal, Univ of Southern Indiana, Sponsor: Mother, Devika Dhanabal, DOD
  • Camden Doherty, Univ of Missouri Columbia, Sponsor: Father, Kevin Doherty, Army
  • Casey Douglas, Univ of South Carolina, Sponsor: Mother, Viola White-Douglas, VA
  • Leah Downey, New Mexico State Univ, Sponsor: Father, James Downey, DHS
  • Lilly Dressman, Univ of Louisville, Sponsor: Father, Anthony Dressman, USPS
  • Lily Drew, Johnson & Wales Univ, Sponsor: Father, Ian Drew, DOI
  • Melanie DuPont, Northwest Missouri State Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Lisa DuPont, Treasury
  • Mehmet Durmus, Univ of California San Diego, Sponsor: Father, Onder Durmus, State
  • Jasper Duval, Northeastern Univ, Sponsor: Father, Thomas Duval, State
  • Jade Dyer, Florida State Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Avion Wellington, Treasury
  • Princess Dyer, Northeastern Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Zaura Henry, Treasury
  • Nia Dyson, Univ of Tampa, Sponsor: Mother, Karyn Dyson, USDA
  • Hannah Eady, Auburn Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Veda Eady, DOD
  • Amarah Ennis, Hampton Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Afrikka Ennis, DOD
  • Kelsey Faircloth, Univ of Wyoming, Sponsor: Mother, Kim Faircloth, USDA
  • Vanessa Farley, Stanford Univ, Sponsor: Father, Jeff Duhrsen, DOI
  • Noah Fischels, Iowa State Univ, Sponsor: Father, Michael Fischels, DHS
  • Gabriel Flanders, Kansas State Univ, Sponsor: Father, Aron Flanders, DOI
  • Nicole France, Univ of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Sponsor: Mother, Jennifer France, EPA
  • Kate Franke, Drake Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Jody Franke, SSA
  • Hannah Frasure, Smith College, Sponsor: Father, William Frasure, CSOSA
  • Mackenzie Friedman, Univ of Wisconsin, Sponsor: Father, Christopher Friedman, SEC
  • Abby Fuller, Mississippi State Univ, Sponsor: Father, Bobby Fuller, Army
  • Megan Fung, Univ of Washington Seattle, Sponsor: Father, Ming Fung, USPS
  • Zachary Garrigus, Stevenson Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Lisa Garrigus, DOD
  • Callista Gartland, Temple Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Angela Gartland, Treasury
  • Jessica Georges, Colby College, Sponsor: Father, Anthony Georges, DHS
  • Abigail Gibson, Johns Hopkins, Sponsor: Father, Scott Gibson, Navy
  • Kerry Goetz, George Mason Univ, HHS
  • Alexander Gonatas, Bridgewater State Univ, Sponsor: Father, Dean Gonatas, USPS
  • Gabriela Gonzalez, North Carolina State Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Ximena Gonzalez, SSA
  • Denise Goodridge, Plymouth State Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Angela Goodridge, USDA
  • Yavor Gray, Univ of Maryland Baltimore County, Sponsor: Mother, Nancie Kebioh-Gray, USAID
  • Ruben Greenstein, Queens Univ of Charlotte, Sponsor: Father, Daniel Greenstein, DOJ
  • Ciera Gunderson, Viterbo Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Tracy Gunderson, VA
  • Payton Hanson, Univ of Nebraska Lincoln, Sponsor: Mother, Kirsten Hanson, VA
  • Scott Harrington Jr., New Jersey Institute of Tech, Sponsor: Mother, Lisa Harrington, HUD
  • Anna Harris, Auburn Univ, Sponsor: Father, Stephen Harris, Air Force
  • DeGreer Harris, Stanford Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Cheryl Love, HHS
  • Benjamin Harrison, Undecided, Sponsor: Father, Randall Harrison, HUD
  • Summer Heckert, Metropolitan Community College, Sponsor: Mother, Carolyn Heckert, USPS
  • Felicity Hein, Belmont Abbey College, Sponsor: Father, Robert Hein, DOD/NARFE
  • Roman Henry, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Sponsor: Mother, Ivana Henry, GSA
  • Sophia Hitson, Univ of Tennessee Knoxville, Sponsor: Father, Brian Hitson, DOE
  • Jessica Hockler, Univ at Buffalo, Sponsor: Mother, Jo-Anne Hockler, USPS
  • Andrew Horgan, Saint Johns Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Dawn Horgan, HUD
  • Jordan House, Univ of Virginia, Sponsor: Father, William House, PBGC
  • Savannah Huffman, Univ of South Carolina, Sponsor: Father, Michael Huffman, Navy
  • Madison Hughes, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Kimberly Hughes, State
  • Larry Hutcheson, Oklahoma State Univ, Sponsor: Spouse, Brenna Hutcheson, HHS
  • Uchechi Ihenacho, Princeton Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Gloria Ihenacho, VA
  • Layrr Jackson, Florida A&M Univ, Sponsor: Father, Vernon Goins, VA
  • Avianna Johnson, Univ of Memphis, Sponsor: Mother, LaRonda Johnson, Army
  • Trisha Johnson, Univ at Albany, Sponsor: Mother, Trisha Johnson, CFPB
  • Kennedy Jones, Howard Univ, Sponsor: Father, Robert Jones Jr, GSA
  • Miguel Jover Torres, Univ at North Carolina Charlotte, Sponsor: Father, Luis Jover, DHS
  • Heather Jung, Emory Univ, Sponsor: Father, Daniel Jung, SEC
  • Jenna Justin, Florida Atlantic Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Anita Chenevert, Courts
  • Victoria Kennedy, Univ of New Hampshire, Sponsor: Father, Gregg Kennedy, DOT
  • Rachel Kent, Dartmouth College, Sponsor: Mother, Margaret Kent, Courts
  • Morgan Kerkman, Simpson College, Sponsor: Father, Gregory Kerkman, FDIC
  • Emily Kerstetter, Cornell Univ, Sponsor: Father, Charles Kerstetter, SEC
  • James Kim, Univ of Missouri Columbia, Sponsor: Father, James Kim, USDA
  • Madeline Klein, Baylor Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Kimberly Klein, DOJ/NARFE
  • Erica Klem, Central Connecticut State Univ, Sponsor: Father, Michael Klem, DOD
  • David Klim, Univ of Notre Dame, Sponsor: Father, Michael Klim, DHS
  • Abby Kothera, Florida State Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Lori Cary-Kothera, Commerce
  • Cody Lamison, Slippery Rock Univ, OPM
  • Julia Lance, Univ of Georgia, Sponsor: Step-Father, Anthony Glenn, USDA
  • Thomas Lee, Univ of California Berkeley, Sponsor: Father, Charles Lee, USDA
  • Rafael Lopez, Clover Park Technical College, Sponsor: Father, Rafael Lopez-Gonzalez, Army
  • Cheryl Love, Univ of Georgia, HHS
  • Samuel Lovering, Univ of Michigan, Sponsor: Father, Eric Lovering, USDA
  • Kaitlyn Low, Mercyhurst Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Mary Low, VA
  • Ryan Mackesey, Salisbury Univ, Sponsor: Father, Kevin Mackesey, Treasury
  • Amber Madden, Western Kentucky Univ, DOJ
  • Delaney Maness, Mesa Community College, Sponsor: Father, Steven Maness, USPS
  • Jenna Marston, Virginia Tech, Sponsor: Mother, Susan Marston, Treasury
  • Joyce Martin, Univ of Virginia, Sponsor: Grandmother, Gloria Goings, NARFE
  • Alexis Martinez, Univ of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, Sponsor: Father, Jose Martinez, SSA
  • Kevin Masson, Rollins, Sponsor: Father, Joseph Masson, DOD
  • Anthony McMenamy, Univ of Nevada Reno, Sponsor: Mother, Rose Medina, DOI
  • Maite McPherson, Duke Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Nicole Enersen, USAID
  • Olivia Meek, Lipscomb Univ, Sponsor: Father, Michael Meek, USDA
  • Rosanna Mendez, Holy Family Univ, Sponsor: Father, Julio Mendez, DOD
  • Ammelia Mendoza-Lopez, Univ of Nebraska Omaha, Sponsor: Father, Efren Mendoza-Godinez, USPS
  • Claire Meyer, Univ of Colorado Boulder, Sponsor: Father, William Meyer, USDA
  • Lauren Miller, Univ of Connecticut, Sponsor: Father, Raymond Miller, DOJ
  • Mikayla Monroe, Univ Of Texas San Antonio, Sponsor: Father, Mike Monroe, DHS
  • Julianne Morse, Wheaton College, Sponsor: Father, Christopher Morse, Treasury
  • Ryleigh Napier, Eastern Kentucky Univ, Sponsor: Father, Brian Napier, DOL
  • Brianna Newell, Ohio State Univ, Sponsor: Father, Patrick Newell, State
  • Daniel Oestericher, Yale Univ, Sponsor: Father, Jeffrey Oestericher, DOJ
  • Laura Oseghae, Univ of the Incarnate Word, VA
  • Sienna Otero, Agnes Scott College, Sponsor: Step-Father, Isaac Natter, DOD
  • Andreas Palmer, Xavier Univ of Louisiana, Sponsor: Mother, Andria Palmer, Treasury
  • Andrea Pettit, West Virginia Univ, Sponsor: Father, John Pettit, USDA
  • Anna Quiros, Tufts Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Grace Nejman, VA
  • Jared Ramirez, Univ of Southern California, Sponsor: Grandfather, Oscar Ramirez Jr., NARFE
  • Keylon Reynolds, Tusculum Univ, Sponsor: Grandmother, Ann Reynolds, NARFE
  • Kelly Ribeiro, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State Univ, Sponsor: Father, Conrad Ribeiro, Executive Office of the President
  • Madeleine Rimmer, Kansas State Univ, Sponsor: Grandmother, Etta Allen, NARFE
  • Sadorian Robertson, Stanford Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Kelly Robertson, VA
  • Quinn PJ Robnett, Syracuse, Sponsor: Mother, Jamie McBeth, DOI
  • Jacob Rollins, Western New England Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Jennifer Rollins, VA
  • Eloy Sanchez Jr, Columbia Univ, Sponsor: Father, Eloy Sanchez, DHS
  • Simran Sandhu, George Washington Univ, Sponsor: Father, Devinder Sandhu, USDA
  • Aubrey Sandler, Willamette Univ, Sponsor: Father, Ryan Sandler, Commerce
  • Mayra Santana, Saint Joseph’s Univ, Sponsor: Father, Rafael Santana, DHS
  • Cate Satoris, Univ of Minnesota Twin Cities, Sponsor: Father, Brock Satoris, VA
  • Ashley Seamon, Behrend College, Sponsor: Father, Timothy Seamon, Treasury
  • Alexander Sedlacek, Univ of Kansas, Sponsor: Mother, Christina Sedlacek, Treasury
  • Robert Self V, George Washington Univ, Sponsor: Father, Robert Self, USDA
  • Kooper Shagena, North Dakota State Univ, Sponsor: Father, Dan Shagena, VA
  • Heba Shaikh, Univ of Virginia, Sponsor: Father, Farhan Shaikh, Commerce
  • Taha Shamsie, Univ of Virginia, Sponsor: Father, Afzaal Shamsie, Treasury
  • Hafsah Shamsie, Univ of Virginia, Sponsor: Father, Afzaal Shamsie, Treasury
  • Kobi Shurtz, Texas A&M Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Teresa Shurtz, NASA
  • Andrew Silver, Univ of Utah, Sponsor: Father, Lynn Silver, Air Force
  • Owen Simcoe, Arkansas State Univ, DOI
  • Blake Simpleman, Univ of Nebraska Lincoln, Sponsor: Father, Douglas Simpleman, DOD
  • Emily Smith, Univ of Wyoming, Sponsor: Father, Delbert Smith, DOI
  • Ethan Stark, Univ of Colorado Boulder, Sponsor: Mother, Jennifer Stark, Commerce/NARFE
  • Leah Stein, Oxford Univ, Sponsor: Father, Michael Stein, Merit Systems Protection Board/NARFE
  • Lea Steiner, Maryland Univ of Integrative Health, VA
  • Noah Stiegler, Tufts Univ School of Engineering, Sponsor: Mother, Barbara Gross, EPA/NARFE
  • Sydney Stoddard, Univ of Nevada Las Vegas, Sponsor: Mother, Lanna Stoddard, Treasury
  • William Stottlemyer, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, Sponsor: Father, Thomas Stottlemyer, Navy
  • Cruz Strom, Colorado School of Mines, Sponsor: Grandmother, Sharon Neuswanger, NARFE
  • Michaela Strubel Iram, Carleton College, Sponsor: Mother, Aleeza Strubel, Education
  • Joyce Stubblefield, Erasmus Univ, EPA
  • Eric Stuhr, Undecided, Sponsor: Mother, Margaret Stuhr, Treasury
  • Adam Such, American Military Univ, DOT
  • Kevin Tao, Georgia Institute of Technology, Sponsor: Father, Guoyu Tao, HHS
  • Leslie Temple, Univ of Maryland College Park, EPA
  • Daren Thai, Univ of Utah, Sponsor: Mother, Van Thai, SSA
  • Ashley Thai, Univ of Utah, Sponsor: Mother, Van Thai, SSA
  • Kori Thompson, Clemson Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Sharriff Thomas, DOD
  • Abigail Thompson, Texas Woman’s Univ, Sponsor: Father, Daniel Thompson, DOJ
  • Anna Tobon, Univ of Wisconsin Madison, Sponsor: Mother, Laura Tobon, VA
  • Terran Tran, Louisiana State Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Frances Ngo, USDA
  • Daniel Turnof, Capella Univ, USPS
  • Julia Vieira, Champlain College, Sponsor: Father, William Vieira, SSA
  • Taryn Vielma, Michigan State Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Janna Luebkert, SSA
  • Sally Vogel, Carroll College, Sponsor: Father, Lawrence Vogel, USDA
  • Sera Vornheder, Methodist Univ, Sponsor: Step-Father, Jonathon Terry, DOT
  • Malcolm Walker, New York Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Desiree Robinson, HHS
  • Austin Walling, Oklahoma State Univ, Sponsor: Father, Russell Walling, DOJ
  • Doran Walters, Univ of Oklahoma, Sponsor: Mother, Staci Coleman, Courts
  • Zoe Wand-Mansfield, Univ of Nevada Reno, Sponsor: Father, Dean Mansfield, GSA
  • Ambrose Ward, Saint Anselm college, Sponsor: Mother, Ann Ward, VA
  • Heidi Weaver, Sheridan College, VA
  • Camille Weiss, Bulter Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Tangela Weiss, HUD
  • Holly Werner, Univ of California Berkeley, Sponsor: Mother, Lora Werner, HHS
  • Keyshaun Wicka, Univ of Minnesota Twin Cities, Sponsor: Mother, Lanell Wicka, USPS
  • Tobin Wier, Montana State Univ & Gallatin College, Sponsor: Mother, Karianne Grover Wier, USDA
  • Joseph Williams, California Polytechnic State Univ, Sponsor: Father, John Williams, USDA
  • Nickie Williams-Singleton, Georgia State Univ, HHS
  • Adam Winchenbach, Northeastern Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Jennifer Young, Education
  • Alura Winfrey, George Washington Univ, Sponsor: Father, Ricarlo Winfrey, DOD
  • Julia Wolfrey, James Madison Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Angel Wolfrey, Army
  • Nicolette Wolfrey, Univ of Virginia School of Law, Sponsor: Mother, Angel Wolfrey, Army
  • Ethan Yamamoto, Univ of Nevada Las Vegas, Sponsor: Mother, Anne Yamamoto, DOD
  • Alyson Yates, Eastern Oregon Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Kate Yates, DOI
  • Christopher Ye, Yale, Sponsor: Father, Wei Ye, HHS
  • Emiko Yoshikawa, Seattle Univ, Sponsor: Mother, Daphne Yoshikawa, DOD
  • Anthea Zander, Univ Of Michigan, Sponsor: Mother, Katherine Zander, DOI
  • Alan Zheng, Univ of Virginia, Sponsor: Father, Hanzhen Zheng, NLRB
  • Cynthia Zou, Emory Univ, Sponsor: Father, Zhongcheng Zou, HHS