During the Spring 2019 semester, the GWAC Foundation awarded two book scholarships to the below recipients:

Lourdes S. Eliacin Mars

Lourdes S. Eliacin Mars is a first-year evening student at the University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law. Lourdes plans to work with either a nonprofit or the government to enact policy that will help improve the health outcomes of vulnerable populations, especially minorities.

Joy Applewhite

Joy Applewhite is a rising 2L at American University Washington College of Law (WCL). Joy enjoys helping others and intends to make a lifelong commitment to service. While at WCL, she has volunteered with In My Backyard, the Landlord Tenant Resource Center, and Community Tax Aid.