Congratulations Two Ten Scholars!
We are proud to announce our class of Two Ten Scholars for the coming academic school year.
Maleehah Africawala, Simmons University - Carolyn & David P. Wohl Scholarship
As she pursues a career in psychology, she hopes to gain the knowledge and experience needed to help and navigate underrepresented communities through psychological illnesses and stigmas.
Franshesca Aliaga, Caldwell College - Sonny and Desiree Shar Scholarship
I am a biology major, chemistry minor, and dean's list recipient since the fall of 2019 at Caldwell University. I am a pre-dental student, who has worked in the field since the age of 15. I am truly grateful to be receiving this award.
Paisleigh Atwood, Saint Michaels College - New England Leather & Components Scholarship
I'm an incoming freshman and field hockey player at Saint Michael's College where I will be majoring in Environmental Science.
Ahmad Awawdeh, University of Houston - Caleres Endowed Scholarship
I'm double majoring in Finance and Marketing and currently working as an intern at AWS as a Program Manager. Accepting this award means a lot more than it may seem. It shows me that determination proves to be more impactful than anything.
Taylor Ayers, University of Southern Indiana - Michigan Shoe Travelers Scholarship
I am majoring in public relations and advertising with a double minor in business administration and entrepreneurship. I'm proud to be working as a marketing assistant while being a full-time student who has made it on the Dean's list 4 times!
I am entering my sophomore year at Maine Maritime Academy and studying to become an engineer. This award will go a long way in helping me continue with my education and the best experience of my life.
Avery Balli, University of North Texas - Laura Marglin Memorial Scholarship
I've worked to be a writer my whole life, putting my heart and soul into my two novels. After a year in quarantine, I am ready to study classic texts, perfect my craft, and write to spread ideals of compassion, environmentalism, and perseverance.
Sydnie Balzer, University of North Texas - James S. and Violet P. Munro Scholarship
After graduating from high school with honors, I plan to continue striving towards my academic goals. One of which includes earning a bachelor's degree in marketing.
Kyli Baysinger, University of Missouri, Columbia
I am majoring in Environmental Sciences with a minor in Textiles & Management. I plan to pursue a career in the fashion apparel or footwear industry with a focus on sustainability to offer fashion-forward products that are environmentally friendly.
Joslyn Bello, Rutgers University-Camden - Joseph Connors Memorial Scholarship
I will be attending Rutgers University-Camden in the fall of 2021 majoring in nursing. I am so thankful for the Two Ten Scholarship award!
Jake Berend, The University of Tampa - William P. Ellison Memorial Scholarship
I will be attending The University of Tampa in the fall and I am studying Sports Management. I am eager to continue my academic goals and give back to the world that has given me so much.
Jenna Bichler, University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh - Quabaug Corporation Scholarship
Education is definitely my priority but I stay active with school and club commitments as well as working at a grocery store and a daycare. I look forward to the coming school year as we return to in-person learning and living.
Shy Bodenstadt, University of Akron Main Campus - Pentland USA, Inc. Scholarship
I am majoring in Middle School Education for Math and English at the University of Akron. I am so excited to have won this scholarship as it brings me one step closer to my dream of being a teacher!
Gennifer Brown, University of Missouri-Kansas City - Mary Kathryn Ball Memorial Scholarship
I decided that it was important to go back to school to continue to grow. Not just for a degree, but to take the things I learn in school and apply them in my everyday work with the Oregon Department of Justice.
Tamara Caballero, Valley Forge Christian College - Central Pennsylvania Shoe and Leather Association Scholarship
My love for music started at a very young age, and since then music has been an escape and my way of expression. As a Music Education major and future educator, I'm excited to create music with students and see them grow.
Brandon Casey, Eastern Kentucky University - Selby Memorial Scholarship
I am currently studying Paramedic Science and plan to attend medical school once I graduate. Thanks to Two Ten I have made the Dean’s List every semester and received the President’s Award last semester.
Hector Cavazos, CUNY Bernard M Baruch College - Footwear Unlimited Scholarship / Mike Mooney Scholarship
I am achieving a degree in Business Management while working full-time in New York City. I know I can achieve all that I put my mind to as I am a survivor of life. I am also so grateful for this help from the Two Ten.
Diana Chairez-Bello, Rowan University - Young Leadership Scholarship
My field of interest is biochemistry, with the hopes of pursuing medical school. I have received both academic and extracurricular awards thanks to the wonderful support I've received from both my parents and counselors.
Julian Clark, Colorado College - New England Leather & Components Scholarship
I am an ambiguous, well-grounded, young adult hoping to grasp a deeper understanding of politics. Thank you for this generous scholarship, and for pushing my future education further.
Jayla Connally, Georgia State University - Abby Goldberg Memorial Scholarship
This opportunity has been nothing but a blessing for my family and I and I will continue to work hard to take full advantage of my blessing.
Lily-Camille Cullen, University of Massachusetts Amherst - Saul L. & Dorothy Katz Scholarship
I am an incoming freshman at UMASS. I am so grateful to Two Ten for helping me continue my studies, and I promise to make everyone proud as I enter this new chapter in my life.
Holden Dahlerbruch, Tufts University - NST Scholarship
I am founder and Co-President of “The Palmier,” the new culinary magazine on the Tufts Campus, and served this past year as Chair of the Tufts Community Union Judiciary branch of student government.
Kamaria Davis, Liberty University - Weaver Family Footwear Design Schol.
I'm earning an MFA in graphic design. I previously graduated from FIDM with a bachelor’s degree in footwear design, I am sharpening my design skills to be a more well-rounded and successful footwear designer at K-Swiss where I currently work.
Andrea De Haro, Syracuse University - Arthur Benjamin and Robert B. Schwartz Scholarship Fund
I am working to achieve a Bachelor's Degree of Architecture. I have earned the AIA Architects Foundation Diversity Advancement scholarship and the Two Ten scholarship, which I am very thankful for. These have allowed me to follow my dreams.
Jessica Demara, South Texas College - Gilbert & Kelly Freeman Art Scholarship
I am a 20 year old student in the vocational nursing program at South Texas College. I have been on the vice / presidential honor roll and I hope to graduate as an LVN in December 2021.
Maristane Dilger, Florida Atlantic University - Carol Baiocchi Scholarship
After my son was born I decided to get my degree in accounting. Going back to school was the best decision I've made, it has helped me with my job at BBC International where I've loved working for the last six years.
Anna Dimmerling, Belmont University - Michael Lunder Memorial Scholarship
I chose fashion as a major because I really enjoy the creative side of the fashion industry. I am really grateful for all the support I've received from my school, family, and Two Ten which has helped me achieve my goal of a 4.0 for my first year.
Timia Dixon, Murray State University - Kobacker Scholarship
I'm majoring in Chemistry/ Pre-Med. My father passed away from heart disease and I want to be able to help others with conditions' like his and with the support of my family and the aid of the Two Ten, I will be able to accomplish my aspirations.
Sean Donlan, San Francisco State University - Titleist-Footjoy Worldwide Scholarship
I am an incoming freshman at San Francisco State University. The Two Ten Scholarship has allowed me to continue my education in Broadcast and Electronic Communications.
Crystopher Echavarria, University of Illinois at Chicago
I am a first-generation college graduate pursuing an MS in Mechanical Engineering. I enjoy developing robotics applications for amputees to enhance mobility. Co-founder of Chavac Leather, a startup working on integrating robotics and footwear.
Emily Garcia, California State Polytechnic University-Pomona - Skechers/Ralph Vendetti Memorial Scholarship
I always thought that due to my anxiety I would miss out on opportunities. This reward will ease my stress so I can continue on my journey and complete my degree. I know that with this push, my load has lightened and I can focus on the next step.
Jaritza Garcia Gomez, Portland State University - Charles Barrocas Memorial Scholarship
I am a first-generation student entering my final year at Portland State. . I am very grateful for this scholarship as it will allow me to focus on my studies to close out my undergraduate degree. Thank you!
Juliana Gibson, Dixie State University - Shaol & Louis Pozoz Scholarship
I am getting my BA in Integrated Studies with an emphasis in American Sign language and psychology. I am so excited and grateful to start a new chapter of my life.
Sha’nya Glass, Middle Tennessee State University - SGMA/John P. O'Neil Scholarship
I am majoring in Criminal Justice with a minor in Business Administration. I will be pursuing a career as an attorney. In conclusion, I will continue my perfect attendance and honor roll achievements throughout college and everyday life.
I am a fashion designer, contemporary artist, and entrepreneur working out of NYC. I founded my eponymous label in 2017 and I plan on working in the footwear and apparel industry while developing my social justice inspired design perspective.
Shelby Honeycutt, University of Louisiana at Lafayette
I’m currently studying Accounting and Management. I plan on taking the CPA exam shortly after I graduate. Thank you for this scholarship opportunity to help me move closer to my goals.
Cameron Jagger, Indiana University-Bloomington - Mary and Geoffrey Bloom Scholarship
I am an upcoming Junior currently working on a Gender Studies major and a Human Resource Management minor. Using my education, I plan to give back to those who have contributed towards all of my accomplishments throughout life.
Camry Jones, Indiana State University - Myra & Jack Joyner Scholarship
I was a member of the volleyball team all four years of high school, and I look forward to achieving the goal of working in the fashion industry upon graduation.
Cassidy Jones, Rutgers University - New Balance Foundation Footwear Design Scholarship
My education remains my top priority as I work hard to maintain a 4.0 GPA. I have carried a part-time job throughout my college career and will continue to as I work towards becoming an editor and publisher.
Ondrej Kovarik, University of Michigan
I am a member Michigan Hackers where I am a team lead for the Web Team, and Michigan Parkour. I am currently spending my summer as an intern for Union Pacific—a result of the Multidisciplinary design program at the University of Michigan.
Alexis Krycian, University of Michigan
I am pursuing an Environment degree at the University of Michigan and I hope to pursue a career in Environmental Justice.
Kenard Laribo, Carson-Newman College - Ansin Family Scholarship Fund
I am part of the sports broadcast team and a track and field athlete at Carson-Newman. Because you all blessed me with this scholarship I will be able to further my education and walk in my calling. Thank You!
Kei Laribo, Middle Tennessee State University
I major in Sociology and minor in Criminology and Writing and anticipate becoming a defense attorney after attaining my law degree.
My most notable achievement thus far has been my sustainment of a 4.0 throughout the entirety of my college career.
Sabine Lerner, California Polytechnic State University - NST Scholarship
My school, religion, sports, and Girl Scouts have been a major part of my development. I plan to be active in my school's and local community through a major that will allow me a deeper understanding of activism, needs, and how best to serve them.
Hannah Lin, Reed College - Patrick Tang International Scholarship
I am double majoring in Biology and Art so I can express my personal creativity and my interest in science. I am very excited that I now have the ability to pursue my passion thanks to The Two Ten Footwear Foundation!
Amy Lisicki, Cal State Dominguez Hills - S. Goldberg & Co., Inc. Scholarship
I am proud to have maintained honor roll status since arriving at Dominguez Hills. This scholarship is going to help me tremendously by going towards paying off my student loans. Thank you so much!
Jocelyn Lopez, Knox College - Arthur R. Schwartz Footwear Design Scholarship
As a first-generation Latina student, college has not been easy but I have always considered it to be the way to succeed and give back to my family. With this scholarship, the Two Ten Footwear Foundation is helping me make my dreams a reality.
I was the founder and president of my school's music honor society and I performed at Carnegie Hall in NYC. I hope that Two Ten will continue to propel promising yet disadvantaged students into university and beyond.
Mason McGarty, University of Wisconsin-Whitewater
I am currently a Junior Accounting major and have achieved Honors for all my previous semesters. One of my most noticeable achievements is being inducted into the UWW chapter of the National Society of Leadership and Success.
Noadia Michel, DeSales University - Fred & Edith Bloom Scholarship
I strive every day to be the best version of myself that I can be. I was on the dean's list for three out of the four years while attaining a management position at work. Now I am attending an accelerated nursing program at the school of my dreams.
Ireland Morton, Ohio University
I hope to become an Occupational Therapist. I have a little brother who has Autism, and to be able to help him and more children live life as normally as they can is what I strive for. Last semester I achieved my goal of making it on the dean's list!
Tiana Morton, Ohio University
I’m a senior studying psychology! I am a first-generation college student and plan on continuing my education into graduate school to become a therapist. Learning to help people cope in a healthy way is something I’m absolutely passionate about.
Drake Nelson, Chico State University
I have been on the Dean’s list for the past two years as well as receive the Rotary Club Scholar of the Year award. With the help of the Two Ten Footwear Foundation, I have been able to pursue my college education.
Alyssa Occhiuzzi, Western New England University - Greg Goldstein Scholarship
I would like to combine my love of production and history into filmmaking. I am so excited to see what the future holds for me. I know it will be amazing! Thank you for helping me achieve my goal through your support.
Brianna Ortega, UMass Lowell - Arthur I. Rubin & Judith I. Kaufman Scholarship
With the motivation of my son and my eagerness to receive a Bachelor’s degree, I am hoping to receive my degree by May of 2022. I know I can do it all even while having my son young because I know the sky is the limit.
Alana Padula, Carlow University - Bata Shoe Company, Inc. Scholarship
While studying Nursing at Carlow, I am also on the Carlow Women’s Soccer Team. This year I was awarded the USCAA National All-Academic as well as being a part the Dean’s List again.
Luis Palacios, California State University-Dominguez Hills - New Balance First Generation Scholarship
I am a first-generation Latino college student pursuing my degree in Clinical Lab Science. I've learned that many aspects of life are taught as you face them.
Josiah Parrott, Michigan Technological University - NST Scholarship
I just completed my first year at Michigan Technological University in the Electrical Engineering program. I'm very thankful that because of this scholarship, I am able to further my education and continue to work towards my goals.
Bhaktiben Patel, University of Central Arkansas - Philip G. Barach Scholarship
I am a junior at the University of Central Arkansas, majoring in Accounting. Recently, I was inducted into Beta Alpha Psi.
Elishka Pierce, Northern Arizona University - New Balance Scholar/Athlete Scholarship
I've maintained a 4.0 GPA, became a sustainable ambassador at NAU, and started the Pierce Family Foundation. None of this would be feasible without the support of Two Ten, so I sincerely and humbly thank you for your assistance.
E.G. Pierce, Principia College - Pacific Northwest Shoe Travelers Memorial Scholarship
I am captain of the college soccer team and I run track in the spring. One of my proudest soccer moments was winning the conference my sophomore year and going to nationals. I also love to do anything that involves being outside with my friends.
Maggie Riendeau, Georgetown University
I am pursuing a degree in Culture and Politics, with a minor in Spanish and a certificate in diplomacy. I am currently an ambassador for Project Olas and plan on continuing with Model United Nations in the fall.
Ronelle Robinson, University of Bridgeport
I work in footwear (retail) while pursuing a degree in Medical Lab Science. I am truly grateful to the Two Ten Foundation for its generosity and the added motivation & confidence it has given me to strive for professional and academic excellence.
Sam Ruggio, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
I'm majoring in Global Security & Intelligence Studies and minoring in Defense Studies, and Cyber Security. I've secured a summer internship at Boeing Defense, Space, & Security. Thank you Two Ten for rent renewing my scholarship!
Oscar Rodriguez, Chico State - Footwear Unlimited Scholarship / Mike Mooney Scholarship
I'm majoring in Mechanical Engineering with a minor in Mathematics. I know whatever path I choose I will be happy. You do not know how happy & grateful I am to receive this award.
Grace Schwarzenberger, Western Colorado University
I am currently a junior standing in the school of Business studying Management and Accounting. I was born and raised in Colorado Springs Colorado. I have maintained a 3.6 GPA with a Dean's List Standing my entire time at Western.
Corienne Swanson, Savannah College of Art & Design (SCAD)
I am a double major in Film/Television Projection and Dramatic Writing. When not in class, I can be found working on student-created projects such as a podcast sound engineer or as an Assistant Director for an animated short film.
Hannah Schimmer, Dallas College
I am currently pursuing a psychology degree. Facing the challenges of online learning during the Covid-19 pandemic was a struggle, but I’ve managed to bring my GPA back to a 3.7 and hopefully even higher in the new semester.
Chelsea Scoli, Bucknell University
I will be graduating from Bucknell University in 2022 with double majors in Management and Organizations & Creative Writing. I am a member of Beta Gamma Sigma International Business Honor Society as well as Alpha Lambda Delta National Honor Society
Shane Thomas, Saint Francis University
I have made the Dean’s List or the President’s list most semesters and I am very proud of those accomplishments. I am looking forward to graduating in Spring 2022
I work full-time while pursuing a Business degree. Without this scholarship, completing my degree would be nearly impossible. Thank you for allowing me the freedom of being able to enjoy and focus on my last semester without any financial burden.
Samiha Yusof, University of Southern California
I hope to pursue a career in commercial real estate. I am extremely passionate about helping disadvantaged communities and working to bridge the inequality gaps through affordable housing development and community revitalization.
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