Aravind Eye Care System
Sindhuri Nandhakumar, C'13, Political Science and Urban Studies, Tamil Nadu, Madurai
Sam Ware, C'13, Health and Societies, Tamil Nadu, Madurai
Christina Wu, C'14, Health and Societies, Tamil Nadu, Madurai
Central Himalayan Rural Action Group (Chirag)
Shumita Basu, C'13, Politics, Philosophy and Economics, Sitla, Uttarakhand
Lucia Xiong, C'13, International Relations with a minor in Chemistry, Sitla, Uttarakhand
Ali Cooper-Ponte, C'13, Political Science with a minor in International Development, Ajmer, Rajasthan
Eliana Machefsky, C'14, Anthropology and Political Science, Ajmer, Rajasthan
Sudi Reddy, W'14, Management and Social Impact with a minor in International Development, Ajmer, Rajasthan
Meher Rehman, C'14, International Relations with a focus on development in South Asia, Mumbai, Maharashtra
Samaj Pragati Sahayog (SPS)
Rebecca Havivi, C'13, Humanistic Philosophy, Dewas, Madhya Pradesh
Natalie Volpe, C'13, Environmental Studies and International Development, Dewas, Madhya Pradesh
Travel Funds for Research Winners
Samira Ali, Ph.D. candidate at the School of Social Policy and Practice (expected graduation in 2013).
Research focused on the role of Female Sex Workers as mothers and their relationship to their children and how they communicate on issues regarding sex and sexual risk.
Michael Collins, a second year Ph.D. candidate in South Asian Studies.
Research focused on the transformation of Dalit social movements in Tamil Nadu into political parties at the turn of the millennium.
Leya Mathew, a second year Ph.D. candidate in the Graduate School of Education.
Research focused on the role of the education reforms in Kerala in 2006.
Utpal Sandesara, a third year M.D.-Ph.D. candidate in Anthropology and the Perleman School of Medicine.
Research focused on creating a comprehensive ethnographic study of the processes and experiences of sex selective abortion in Gujarat.
Abhijit Visaria, Ph.D. Candiate in Demography (expected graduation in 2014).
Research focused on understanding son preference among Hindus and Muslims as related to socioeconomic status and religious identity.