Student Experience

McCourt Supports Students Working in Development, Social Impact, and Climate Change

Image of the Washington Monument taken during the cherry blossom festivalThe McCourt School is thrilled to support the following students through our Fund for Student Excellence, which provides financial assistance to students who are advancing their careers with substantive and meaningful internships that are unpaid:

Meshal Alkhowaiter (MPP 2020) – World Bank Group, Washington, DC
Lixue Chen (MPP 2020) – Export-Import Bank of the United States, Washington, DC
Ritika Iyer (MPP 2020)- U.S. Agency for International Development – Africa Bureau, Office of Sustainable Development, Washington, DC
Ido Levy, (MPP 2020) – National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism, College Park, MD
Caitlyn Loeffler (MPP 2020) – The Beeck Center for Social Impact and Innovation, El Nido Town, Philippines
Ayush Manandhar (MPP 2020) – World Resource Institute, Washington, DC
Ashley Pollard (MPP 2020) – Council of the District of Columbia, Washington, DC
Andrea Cristina Quevedo Acuna (MSDSPP 2020) – World Resources Institute, Washington, DC
Alexander J Richardson (MPP 2020) – German Marshall Fund, Washington, DC
Evelyn Simoni (MPP 2020) – Wilson Center, Washington, DC
Siwei Tian (MPP 2019) – Africa Gender Innovation Lab, World Bank Group, Washington, DC
Shiying Wang (MPP 2020) – World Resources Institute, Washington, DC
Siyi Wang (MPP 2019) – Women, Business and the Law, The World Bank Group, Washington, DC

The McCourt School believes in experiential learning and supports students who wish to apply their skills and gain experience while making a difference in their field of interest. Recipients will receive a $2,500 stipend to help defray costs associated with their unpaid summer internships.

Thank you to McCourt School and GPPI alumni, who help support the Fund for Student Excellence.