Prizes

The Environmental Studies Program awards two prizes each year to graduating seniors:

The Camilla Chandler Frost Prize in Environmental Studies

Given in honor of Camilla Chandler Frost, Wellesley Class of 1947, whose generous gift to the college contributed to the establishment of the Environmental Studies Program. This prize is awarded to a student who makes exceptional contributions to research in Environmental Studies.

2013: Maia Fitzstevens and Kelly Mercer
2012: Phoebe Handler
2011: Serena Ryan and Brachi Schindler
2010: Devaja Shafer
2009: Catlin Powers
2008: Emily Pighetti
2007: Heather Clark
2006: Christine Grant
2005: Marissa Sue and Kate Doiron
2004: Lara Browning

The Marjory Stoneman Douglas Prize for Environmental Activism

Given in honor of Marjory Stoneman Douglas, Wellesley Class of 1912, who worked with foresight and passion for over half a century to protect and restore the Everglades. This prize is awarded to a student activist for outstanding dedication and accomplishment in integrating environmental activism with academic pursuits.

2013: Ellie Blaine and Carly Gayle 
2012: Natalia Ospina and Ellen Willis-Norton
2011: Leslye Penticoff
2010: Lauren Fink
2009: Anli Yang
2008: Darrah Haffner and Monisha Khuran
2007: Anita Yip
2006: Lisa Damon
2005: Ariel Diamond
2004: Abby Tinker and Kristen Blanton

 

Contact Us

Contact Us

Environmental Studies Program
Pendleton Hall East 227
Wellesley College
106 Central Street
Wellesley, MA 02481

Jay Turner
Director

Jessica Hunter
Program Coordinator

Tel: 781.283.2800