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Scholarship Winners Mid-Year 2011 Competition


Mid-Year 2011 Competition Results



Jim & Anna Hyonjoo Lint Scholarship ($1,500)

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Winner: Matt Richardson   Bio   Essay

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Matt Richardson graduated magna cum laude from Brigham Young University in 2009 with a B.S. in Geospatial Intelligence and a minor in Arabic. He spent four months in Jordan learning Arabic during the summer of 2009. This summer he had an internship with Dept of State, Office of the Geographer and Global Issues. He has also been back to Jordan to improve his Arabic skills. He is currently working toward a M.S. in Intelligence and National Security Studies at the University of Texas at El Paso.


Virginia and Frank Misselhorn Memorial Scholarship

(This will be awarded to runner-up candidates of Lint Center Scholarships to include the Jim & Anna Hyonjoo Lint Scholarship) (One application and you can apply for two scholarships!) Info Page Next Scholarship Submission Date is: 31 July .

Winner:  Sabeena Shaikh   Bio     Essay

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Sabeena Shaikh is currently pursuing a dual degree, a B.S. in Public Health and a B.A. in Asian Cultures and Languages from the University of Texas in Austin. Ms. Shaikh is part of the University of Texas’ Hindi Urdu Flagship, designed for students who wish to achieve advanced professional proficiency in Hindi and Urdu; it is the first and only Hindi-Urdu program of its kind in the nation.

John Joseph McGurk III Memorial Scholarship ($500)

This scholarship opportunity was created by a generous sponsor and consummate supporter of the Lint Center for National Security Studies.

Winner: Josh Basquez   Bio     Essay

Josh Basquez

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Josh Basquez was born on base at Fort Ord, CA and joined the Navy as an Information Technician. He worked in the IT and War Gaming department at the US Naval War College. After honorably serving in the Navy, he worked for Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) while going to college. Later he joined Kaiser-Francis Oil Company providing network and IT systems administration. Currently, Josh is political science major at Oklahoma State University at Tulsa. Josh is fluent in Spanish, and looks forward to a career in policy development, with a possible focus on South American or East Asian studies.

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Alana Perez

January 2012 July 2012

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Zach Przystup

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Michelle Shevin-Coetzee

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Devin Hernandez

Matt Richardson

Sabeena Shaikh

Joshua Basquez

January 2010 July 2010

1LT John Deniston

Jordan Harms

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Boris K

Jordan Daniels

Trevor Kennedy


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Juan Rodrigo T. Ricafort

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Tim Coleman

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