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2022 Fellowship Recipients

Phi Kappa Phi is proud to present the 2022 Phi Kappa Phi Fellowship recipients. The Society awards two Fellowships of $35,000 each, six at $20,000 each, and fifty of $8,500 each to members entering the first year of graduate or professional study. Each active Phi Kappa Phi chapter may select one candidate from among its local applicants to compete for the Society-wide awards.

1897 Fellow

Hertel, Amanda-resizeAmanda Hertel
Nominating Chapter: University of Kansas
Current Institution: University of Kansas School of Medicine

"I know that Phi Kappa Phi believes in my potential in professional education, and this Fellowship will help pave the way for my future. Thanks to the generous support of Phi Kappa Phi, I can pursue my passion for medicine and service to my community with fewer financial constraints. Thank you to Phi Kappa Phi, the University of Kansas, my mentors, family, and friends who made this award possible."  1

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Sherrill Carlson Fellow

Preston_Morgan-resizeMorgan Preston
Nominating Chapter: Angelo State University
Graduate Institution: Angelo State University

"I am incredibly grateful for this generous Sherrill Carlson Fellowship, and I would like to thank everyone in this wonderful organization who is involved in organizing these fellowships."  2

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Marcus L. Urann Fellows

Bunn, Claire-resizeClaire Bunn
Nominating Chapter: University of Georgia
Graduate Institution: University of Cambridge

"Receiving a Phi Kappa Phi Graduate Fellowship feels like affirmation of my research pursuits and interests, as well as all the mentorship that catalyzed those passions throughout college. Graduate school will be challenging, yet the support and belief in my dreams that the Fellowship conveys only bolsters my desire to pursue a career serving others at the intersection of research and medicine." 

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Chapman, James - resizeJames Chapman
Nominating Chapter: United States Military Academy
Graduate Institution: Harvard Law School

"Phi Kappa Phi's principal strength stems from its interdisciplinary approach to scholastic success. Each scholar, through their academic journey, carries with them a unique framework of viewing the world. Phi Kappa Phi nurtures these intersecting perspectives, and in turn, raises the collective strength of its members to new heights."

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Giannini, Hannah-resizeHannah Giannini
Nominating Chapter: University of South Alabama
Graduate Institution: Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

"I am incredibly grateful to be named as a 2022 Marcus L. Urann Fellowship Recipient. I would like to thank the national organization for this wonderful honor. I would also like to recognize my mentors and the University of South Alabama Phi Kappa Phi chapter who supported my application."

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Haddad, Eliot (1)Eliot Haddad
Nominating Chapter: Michigan State University
Graduate Institution: Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine

"The Marcus L. Urann Fellowship will support my pursuit of medicine and facilitate my focus on studies and research. It is a great honor to be chosen for this award and I look forward to giving back to society throughout my career." 3

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Hohmeier, Kaitlyn-resizeKaitlyn Hohmeier
Nominating Chapter: University of North Carolina Wilmington
Graduate Institution: The University of North Carolina Chapel Hill

"I am honored to be a recipient of the Marcus L. Urann Fellowship. The money from this fellowship will be essential in supporting me as I pursue a Ph.D. in mathematics, easing my financial difficulties and allowing me to dedicate more energy to research and academic studies."  

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VanGostein,Joseph (1)-resizeJoseph VanGostein
Nominating Chapter: Fordham University
Graduate Institution: Harvard University

"I am eternally grateful to Phi Kappa Phi for this investment in my future. With the help of the Marcus L. Urann Fellowship, I will be able to aspire to greater heights at Harvard Law School and as a Phi Kappa Phi member." 

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2022 Phi Kappa Phi Fellows


Name Nominating Chapter
Roann Abdeladl  Clemson University 
Sydney R. Addorisio Salem State University
Neha Agnihotri 11 College of Charleston
Sanaa Alam Louisiana State University
Matthew Allen 9 Brigham Young University
Afaaf  Amatullah Elmhurst University
Jordan Beam Auburn University
Elizabeth Bender University of Nebraska at Omaha
Mya Blanco Youngstown State University
Amanda Bolinger Oklahoma State University
Myranda Campanella Texas A&M University
Sean Canfield Berry College
Abby Childress University of Idaho
Cadence Ciesielski Kansas State University
Andrew Cochran 11 Ohio Northern University
David I. Crabtree East Tennessee State University
Payton Drefcinski 7 Ball State University
Puja Dutta 4 Carnegie Mellon University
Mark-Elliot Finley  The University of Tampa
Arlae Gamez Luna 6 University of Texas at San Antonio
Camila Garcia 10 Florida Gulf Coast University 
Lily Garcia Winthrop University
Margaret Giggey Salisbury University
Maria Hite Middle Tennessee State University
Maggie Johns 13 University of Maryland, College Park
Cassidy Lee University of Houston
Rehman Liaqat 11 University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Susannah "Ringo" Lisko The University of Alabama
Nathalie Martinez 13 University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Aliah McCord University of Puget Sound
Claire McNally Hillsdale College
Amelia Mercado 11 The University of Texas at Austin
Sam Nodiff University of Massachusetts Amherst
Claire Patrick The University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Leah Pennell University of North Georgia
Shaelyn Raleigh East Carolina University
Joy Richardson University of West Alabama
Elizabeth Ritchie James Madison University
Sophia Rouse University of Memphis
Beth Ryan Ithaca College
Jessica Schaumberg Western Illinois University
Kaylee Schnur The University of Texas at Austin
Anja Sheppard 13 The University of Texas at Dallas
Kiara Smith Purdue University
Abbegael Smith University of North Texas
Nicole Stephan University of Wisconsin-Madison
Brett Stinson Portland State University
Yaman Thapa 11 Caldwell University
Tiffany Tran 11 Lamar University
Raymond Turrisi 12 University of Rhode Island
Ashley Tuszka 5 University of Wisconsin-River Falls
Kelly van Woesik 13 Florida Institute of Technology
Haileigh Verdeyen Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Tyler Robert Watt 8 University of Michigan

Named Fellowships

Several of Phi Kappa Phi's Fellowships have been endowed by generous donors. To see a complete list of the Society's named fellowships and the contributors who made them possible, click here.


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