Undergraduate Scholarship Recipients

George & Pearl Corkery Memorial Scholarship
Alberta Corkery established the George & Pearl Corkery Memorial Scholarship in honor of her parents, whose love of learning inspired all of their children. This scholarship is given to juniors who have demonstrated outstanding academic achievement.

              2020 - Samuel Colgan and Adam McBroom
              2019 - Xiaohan Li and Xuejiao Wang
              2018 - Xiaohan Li and name withheld at the request of the awardee
              2017 - Jerad Stottlemyre and name withheld at the request of the awardee
              2016 - William Barcelona and Carter Danforth

Alberta C. Corkery Scholarship
Alberta C. Corkery graduated from the University of Washington with an Economics Degree in 1937. This scholarship is awarded to an economics junior on the basis of academic achievement and need.

              2020 - Yean Kim
              2019 - Joseph Roach
              2018 - Tingting Xu and name withheld at the request of the awardee
              2017 - Isabella Brown and Tate Montana
              2016 - Isabella Brown and Sara Standish

Parker & Evelyn Cruz Sroufe Scholarship
The J. Parker and Evelyn Cruz Sroufe Scholarship was established by Parker Sroufe, the founding chairman of the department’s Visiting Committee, and his wife, Evelyn Cruz Sroufe.

              2020 - Sebastian Pasion
              2019 - Sebastian Pasion
              2018 - Arica Schett
              2017 - Abiel Woldu
              2016 - Melissa Blue 

Yanlan & Robert Yang Scholarship
Olga Yang (BA ‘82) established the Yanlan and Robert Yang Endowed Scholarship in honor of her parents. It is awarded to students on the basis of academic merit and need.

              2020 - Kyle Reardon
              2019 - Xiangren Wang
              2018 - name withheld at the request of the awardee
              2017 - Hannah Dinielli
              2016 - Cristina-Gabrielle D Camilon

Albert L. Bogdan Scholarship
This scholarship was established in 2007 by a bequest from the estate of Albert Bogdan. Mr. Bogdan graduated from UW in 1936 with degrees in Economics and History. He spent much of his career teaching in the Enumclaw School District.

              2020 - Karalyn Fong
              2019 - Xinyue Ma
              2018 - Emily Menz
              2017 - Keyu Jin
              2016 - name withheld at the request of the awardee

Clifford and Wanda Kahl Student Support Fund in Economics
The Clifford G. and Wanda M. Kahl Student Support Fund in Economics was established by alumnus Kerry Kahl (BA ‘73, MBA ‘83) in honor of his parents.

              2020 - Yijin Jennifer Wang
              2019 - Steven Nash
              2018 - Delgerzaya Delgerjargal
              2017 - name withheld at the request of the awardee
              2016 - Andrew Whan

Agnes C. Nelson Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship was made possible by Elmer Nelson, son of Agnes C. Nelson. Mrs. Nelson, born in 1877, had a deep understanding of the fundamental interrelation between politics and economics. The Agnes C. Nelson Memorial Scholarship is thus awarded to Students with a double focus in Economics and Political Science.

              2020 - Awarded to Political Science student 
              2019 - Kiana Rahni
              2018 - Kiana Rahni
              2017 - Justin Brascher
              2016 - Jerad Stottlemyre

Dorothy L. France Scholarship 
This scholarship was created in 2020 by the estate of Lorraine France in honor of her sister, Dorothy, an alumna of the Department of Economics.  

              2020 - Lee Dotson

Friends of Economics Scholarship
This scholarship is made possible through the support of alumni and friends of the Department of Economics.

              2020 - John Kim
              2019 - Dillon Weber
              2018 - Jensen Weynands
              2017 - Hasham Raihan Azam
              2016 - Kristy Soo Jung Kwon 

Outstanding Paper Award

              2020 - Vidul Khanna 
              2019 - Steven Nash and name withheld at the request of the awardee
              2018 - Luxiang Sam Chen and name withheld at the request of the awardee
              2017 - Yicheng Wang
              2016 - Irena Chen and Sang Jin Lee