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CASI Announces Winners of Summer 2013 Travel Funds Competition

Aravind Eye Care Systems

Diana Blidarescu, C'14, French, Madurai, Tamil Nadu

Gabriel Borja, C'16, Bioengineering, Madurai, Tamil Nadu

Doreen Chang, C'15, Biology, Economics, Madurai, Tamil Nadu


Central Rural Himalayan Action Group (Chirag)

Nathalie Figuero, C'15, Health and Societies, Nainital District, Uttarakhand

Alexandra Iqbal, W'15, Operations and Information Management (OPIM), Marketing, Nainital District, Uttarakhand

Jason Maccabee, C'14, Environmental Studies, Economics, Nainital District, Uttarakhand

Shobana Ramasamy, C'15, Biological Basis of Behavior, Nainital District, Uttarakhand


Samaj Pragati Sahayog (SPS)

Andrew Defeo, SP2'14, MSW Candidate, Dewas District, Madhya Pradesh

Aashna Desai, C W'16, Huntsman Program, Dewas District, Madhya Pradesh


Dalit Indian Chamber of Commerce & Industry (DICCI) 

Akhilesh Goswami, W'15, Finance, International Management, Pune, Maharashtra


LEND-A-Hand India

Alex Polyak, C'15, Philosophy, Politics, and Economics, Pune, Maharashtra

Jonathan Paz, C'15, South Asian Studies, Pune, Maharashtra


Travel Funds for Research:

Ben Hyman, Applied Economics Wharton, Ph.D. Candidate, Expected Graduation 2017
The Impact of Urban Manufacturing Zones on Indian Firm Productivity: Evidence from the 2011 National Manufacturing Policy (NMP)

Apoorva Jadhav, Demography, Ph.D. Candidate, Expected Graduation 2014
Feminization of Aging in South India: Widowhood and Living Arrangements in a Life Course Perspective

Nikhil Joshi, School of Veterinary Medicine, VMD Candidate, Expected Graduation 2015
Maharashtra Dairy Economics

Samira Junaid, South Asian Studies, Ph.D. Candidate, Expected Graduation 2015
Sufi 'Lords', Merchants and Kings: Repositioning Islam in Tamilnadu

Joseph Lin, Political Science, Ph.D. Candidate, Expected Graduation 2014
Arming for the Challenge: How Rising Powers Modernize their Militaries

Sergio Mukherjee, Political Science, Ph.D. Candidate, Expected Graduation 2015
From the Planning Board to the Blackboard — Local Capacity, Education and Development in Brazil and India

Stephan Stoler, Political Science, Ph.D. Candidate, Expected Graduation 2014
The Fundamental Problem of Equal Protection: Regime Theory & the Politics of Constitutional Interpretation in Comparative Perspective