Caitlin, from Rochester, Minnesota, is a violin performance major, with a minor in editing. Among the awards Caitlin has won are the Thomas S.
Previous Winners of the Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad Grant
Christina was the 2012 Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad grant. She was a University Honors and Summa Cum Laude graduate in August 2012 with a Linguistics and Russian major and a minor in Editing.
Quincey is majoring is Nursing at Brigham Young University. She won a Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad grant in 2013.
Belinda Ramirez is from Glendora, California, and majored in Anthropology with a minor in Spanish. She is Colombian-American and a first generation college graduate. Belinda is a recipient of a Phi Kappa Phi (PKP) Study Abroad Scholarship to Ecuador. Belinda credits her involvement in the BYU Honors program, her impressive undergraduate research in Thailand, and subsequent ORCA grant and honors thesis for helping her prepare and be eligible for the PKP scholarship. Belinda has conducted research on messianic and cargo cult groups under the mentorship of Dr.
Cameron Sargent is from Littleton, Colorado and is majoring in Molecular Biology with minors in Chemistry and Korean. A winner of the Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad Scholarship to China, Cameron feels that his undergraduate research, Honors involvement, and LDS mission all helped prepare him for this scholarship. Cameron credits submitting an ORCA proposal and enrolling in Honors 150 Freshman Writing to becoming a better writer. He also notes that Honors 100 helped him learn how to apply and find scholarships.
Jamie won the Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad Grant for 2012. She is a Nursing major with minors in Gerontology and Family Life.
Shane won the 2012 Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad Grant. He is majoring in Geography with a Global Studies emphasis and is minoring in Visual Arts and Political Science.
Jaclyn Coleman majored in Nursing. She won a Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad Grant to study in Tonga.
Skye majored in International Relations with minors in International Development and African Studies. Skye won a Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad Grant to study in Jordan.
Carrie Akinaka majored in Communications with an emphasis in Public Relations and minored in Editing. She is a recipient of the Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad Grant.
Lindsay Epperson majored in Nursing. She is a recipient of the Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad Grant.
Mariah Proctor double majored in Theatre Art Studies and German Studies. She is a recipient of the Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad Grant.
Stephen Wilkinson majored in Biology and graduated with University Honors. He is a recipient of the Phi Kappa Phi Study Abroad Grant.
Ryan is from Salt Lake City, Utah. He began college as a freshman at Georgetown University in Washington D.C., and then served a mission in the Guatemala City North Mission. Ryan came to BYU after his mission, and he graduated Magna Cum Laude in Philosophy in 2004. He has served in many service and community groups including a state-wide student organization, which he founded called, Students Against Violence. Ryan planned to attend graduate school in International Relations/Economics and obtain a law degree. He says, "At BYU, one of my best courses was Dr.