JEDI Scholarships Awarded for the 2020-21 YearOct 8, 2020
Congratulations to the recipients of our JEDI Scholarships for the 2020-21 academic year. In total, CAP has awarded over $100,000 in scholarships as part of our Justice, Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion (JEDI) Initiative.
The student recipients are as follows:
Kenny Becerril, BS ARCH
Eleta Bislimi BS ARCH
Jada Cannon, BS ARCH
Isra Fakhruddin, MLA and MURP
Chelsea Gieryic, MLA and MURP
Emma Hundsdorfer, BS ARCH
Madylin Kessler, BS ARCH
Sarah Knoebl, MURP
Paola Medrano, BS ARCH
Alexander Modrzecki, MURP
Adison Petti, MURP
Consuelo Ruelas-Flores, M.ARCH
Generous donors to our JEDI Initiative have made these scholarships possible.
We are extremely grateful to Penni Hudis, PhD, whose has gifted $250,000 in memory of her late husband, CAP alumnus Ira Fink, PhD. We also extend our deep appreciation to distinguished alumnus and CAP Advisory Board Chair David Tryba, who has committed $25,000 on behalf of Tryba Associates, and has challenged other architecture firms to contribute as well.
Other donors include CAP’s new Advancement Officer, Meg Touborg. Moreover, Dean Nan Ellin has contributed $250,000 from a CAP start-up fund that she was reserving for a meaningful and transformative initiative.
Donations to our JEDI Initiative are being used in various ways to support our students, faculty, and staff and to advance justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion in our college and allied practices. If you would like to learn more, please visit our website: