2020 Student Awards | Modern and Classical Languages

Graduate Awards

Academic Excellence in Spanish Graduate Studies | View all previous awardees »

  • Julio Acuña
  • Delphine Ngo Kattal
  • Calyn Painter
  • Jonathan Peake
  • Kelsie Rohler
  • Jhoselin Vargas-Gonzales

Undergraduate Awards

Excellence in Elementary Chinese | View all previous awardees »

  • Stephanie Neves
  • Helena Somerday
  • Alexander Stuart
  • Daniel Taylor 

Excellence in Intermediate Chinese | View all previous awardees »

  • India Franks
  • Juventino Godinez
  • Kayley McPhail
  • Kennedy Ream

Excellence in Advanced Chinese | View all previous awardees »

  • Karinda Birananda
  • Devin Stewart 
  • Lina Tate
  • Harold Williford

Excellence in the Chinese Minor | View all previous awardees »

  • Sydney Kochan
  • JulieAnn Sickell 
  • Lucia Tozzi

Excellence in Chinese Major Studies | View all previous awardees »

  • Deja Watkins
  • Tzvetan Ernando Wang
  • Logan Matthew 

Excellence in the French Minor | View all previous awardees »

  • Sarah Kaminski
  • Astrid Sletten
  • Martha Tozier

Excellence in the French Major | View all previous awardees »

  • Jacqueline Le
  • Emily Titus
  • Areli Cardoso Vergara

Excellence in Intermediate German | View all previous awardees »

  • Maggie Howard
  •  Ian Helm
  • Emily Martinez-Mendez
  • Elise Mertz
  • Ashlyn Rock
  • Rhett Russell
  • Kate Shrimpton
  • Colby Wentlandt 

Excellence in the Italian Studies Minor | View all previous awardees »

  • Brandy James
  • Maeve Shumate
  • Noah Andrews
  • Maia Kiner
  • Timothy Schranck
  • Dorothea Thomas

Cesarina Horing Award | View all previous awardees »

The Italian Cultural Society of Washington, DC, awards $300 to a student of George Mason University who is selected by the university's Italian language program faculty. The award is made possible by donations in honor of the late Cesarina Horing, former director of the Society’s Italian Language Program.

  • Nikolas Akpata
  • Noah Andrews
  • Amanda Freda

The William Weaver Prize in Italian Studies | View all previous awardees »

The William Weaver Prize in Italian Studies, which is a monetary prize in the amount of $1,000, recognizes the academic achievements of students who are minoring in Italian Studies.

  • Mary Cassell
  • Margaret Vestermark

Outstanding Achievement in Intermediate Russian | View all previous awardees »

  • Abigail Bonin
  • Shelby Bush
  • Dierdre Gottert
  • Alexander Russell

Post Secondary Russian Scholar Laureate Award | View all previous awardees »

Sponsored by the American Council of Teachers of Russian

  • Dylan Finley

Excellence in the Spanish Major  | View all previous awardees »

  • Katherin Cruz Chavez
  • Jenniffer Andino Cruz
  • Joseph Jackson
  • Alaina Johansson
  • Audrey Lattanze
  • Briana Osorio-Almendarez
  • Nelson Rodriguez
  • Carl Roy
  • Justine Marie Suegay
  • Frida Valero
  • Marcela Díaz Villamizar

Excellence in the Spanish Minor | View all previous awardees »

  • Sierra Cass
  • Gabrielle Jackson
  • Luis Barahona
  • Jude Basrawi
  • Makayla Camberos
  • Camila Carrasco
  • Claudia Conrad
  • De'Shauna Downs
  • Sarah Kaminski
  • Clyde Katzenberger
  • Nicholas Malinowski
  • Dawon Oh
  • Sai Pethe
  • Husna Rahim
  • Natalie Rothchild
  • Katherine Russell
  • Kathleen Schaefer
  • Lucia Sepulveda
  • Claire Underwood
  • Juan Villanueva
  • Isabel Warmka

Excellence in Korean Studies Minor | View all previous awardees »

  • Rosemary Hall
  • Brandon Meeks
  • Shruti Nallappa
  • Valero Valero
  • Ella Wilmore

Excellence in the Arabic Major | View all previous awardees »

  • Jacqueline Gura
  • Sarah McKinley
  • Devin Stewart

Excellence in Research in the Spanish Major | View all previous awardees »

  • Marcela Díaz Villamizar , CHSS-CHHS Curriculum Impact Grant

Excellence in the Korean Major | View all previous awardees »

  • Nazifa Jan
  • Serena Gregory
  • Courtney James
  • Charline Mansarey
  • Hanna Poeschl
  • Karen Torres
  • Frida Valero

Excellence in the Arabic minor | View all previous awardees »

  • Fatima Jaradat
  • Laila Mary Rose Keadan
  • Judy Nanaw
  • Rawan Nasir
  • Eman Yasin