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CASI Winners of Summer 2019 Travel Funds Competition

Aravind Eye Care Systems: Madurai, Tamil Nadu

Nadha Illikkal: College’21, Health & Societies
Catherine Parr: Wharton’21, Healthcare Management
Anjali Mahajan: College’22, Health & Societies
Charitha Moparthy: Wharton’22, Healthcare Management

LEAP Skills Academy:
New Delhi, Delhi

Tashweena Heeramun: Engineering’21, Systems Science & Engineering
Ria Jain: Wharton’22, Economics


Naandi Foundation: Araku Valley, Andhra Pradesh / Hyderabad, Telangana

Emma Harris: College’21, International Relations
Sophie Walsh: College’22, Anthropology


Public Health Foundation of India: Gurgaon, Harayana

Sylvia Kimwei: Nursing’20, Nursing and Global Health
Juliet Kohli: College’20, Health & Societies


Shahi Exports: Bangalore, Karnataka

João Campos: College’21, International Relations
Amanpreet Singh: College’21, Philosophy, Politics, and Economics
Julia Schwartz: College’21, Economics
Shreyoshi Das: Wharton’22, Economics


2019 CASI Travel Funds for Research Winners

Aashish Gupta: School of Arts & Sciences, Ph.D. candidate in Demography & Sociology
Understanding Death Registration in Northern India: Gaps, Barriers, Patterns, and Implications

Rithika Kumar: School of Arts & Sciences, Ph.D. candidate in Political Science
The Politics, They are A-Changin’: Making Sense of Rising Female Political Participation in India

Raka Sen: School of Arts & Sciences, Ph.D. Candidate, Sociology
Hungry Tides, Thirsty People: The Material and Socioeconomic Dehydration of Women in the Sundarbans

Kimberly Mary Noronha: Stuart Weitzman School of Design, Ph.D. Candidate in City & Regional Planning
How Does the State-Informality Relationship Define the Lived Experience of Informality?