*Malu Alvarez Global Access Scholarship

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University: University of California, Santa Cruz
Expected graduation year: 2020
Destination: Maastritch, Netherlands
Program Provider: UCEAP
Major / Minor: Psychology / History of Consciousness
Demographic background: First-generation, LatinX/Biracial, LGBTQ, Former foster youth
Future career aspirations: PhD Psychology, Open a group home with an art therapy program for youth in the system
Top 3 goals for study abroad: To study positive psychology and neuroscience to expand my knowledge of the human psyche and brain’s biological function; To grow both as a person and deepen/ widen my level of cultural competence while immersing myself in the culture; To explore and experience the beautiful art of Europe.

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