*South India Term Abroad (SITA) Nallennam Scholarship

Hello in your host country language: Namaste
University: University of Texas at San Antonio
Expected graduation year: 2019
Destination: Bangalore, India
Program Provider: University Studies Abroad Consortium (USAC)
Major / Minor: Psychology / Women’s Studies
Language of Study: Hindi
Demographic background: Latina, LGBTQ
Future career aspirations: Working for a non-profit organization within an international sector
Top 3 goals for study abroad: To gain a firsthand understanding of the oppressive environment which women and LGBTQ individuals endure in India; To explore Indian activism, culture, food, and community; To make new friends.

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