Fall 2016 Scholarship Winners Announced!


Golden Key International Honour Society, founded on 29 November 1977, is an academic honor society which recognizes and encourages scholastic achievement and excellence among college and university students from all academic disciplines.


Today, we’re excited to display the recipients of the fall 2016 Golden Key headquarters awards. The winners of the Fall 2016 scholarships, in no particular order, are:


Golden Key Joan Nelson Study Abroad Award ($5,000.00)

  • Carly Hand, State University of New York at Fredonia


Golden Key Chartering Officer Award ($500.00)

  • Mina Delavar, California State University, Northridge
  • Tingwei Adeck, West Texas A&M University


Golden Key Geico Life Scholarship ($1,000.00)

  • Jose Faña, Queens College, The City University of New York
  • Morgan Frick, The University of Alabama
  • Bethany Martin, Arizona State University
  • Camillie Collins, The University of Texas at Arlington
  • Doaa Khalil, University of Southern Maine
  • Dai Zhang, Cincinnati Christian University
  • Jennifer Hoffmann, Ashford University
  • Joanna Stampelos, University of Delaware
  • Angelica Patterson, DePaul University
  • Kenneth Patterson, Colorado State University-Global Campus
  • Noe Arroyo-Williams, The University of Arizona
  • Alejandra Robles Saldana, University of the Incarnate Word
  • Agnieszka Kuligowski (Zalewska), California State University, Sacramento
  • Andrew Ackerman, New York Institute of Technology
  • Peter Lee, Brooklyn College, The City University of New York
  • Timothy Baba, Georgia Institute of Technology


Golden Key Education Debt Reduction Award ($10,000.00)

  • Jamaal Thomas, Walden University


Golden Key Research Grant ($2,000.00)

  • Bettina Koschade, Concordia University


Golden Key Graduate Scholar Award ($10,000.00)

  • Blair Flicker, The University of Texas at Dallas
  • Patrick McCauley, The University of Sydney
  • I-Hsin Lee, Cleveland State University
  • Mohammed Ghuzi, University of Alberta
  • Ryan Davis, Indiana University


Golden Key Undergraduate Scholar Award ($5,000.00)

  • Dai Zhang, Cincinnati Christian University
  • Dipela Mondi, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
  • Lars Karlstroem, University of the Sunshine Coast
  • Ryan Mui, United States Naval Academy
  • Montana Diabo, Concordia University


Congratulations again to all of the winners! We are so proud of you!

Interested in applying for Golden Key scholarships?  View the scholarship listings and deadlines now! You can’t win if you don’t apply!

About Golden Key

Golden Key is the world's largest collegiate honor society. Membership into the Society is by invitation only and applies to the top 15% of college and university sophomores, juniors and seniors, as well as top-performing graduate students in all fields of study, based solely on their academic achievements. As an international honor society with more than 400 chapters at colleges and universities around the world, Golden Key is committed to a high standard of scholastic achievement, and an ethos of integrity, innovation, respect, collaboration and diversity.