Lint Center’s ‘Lee and Byun International Relations and Cultural Awareness’ Scholarship ($500)
WINNER: Naheed Vadsaria (2017)

Naheed Vadsaria is the winner of the Lee and Byun scholarship! Read her essay and bio for more information.

(UPDATE June 2018) We’re proud to announce that Naheed Vadsaria has been selected a 2018-2019 National Security Fellow for the Foundation for Defense of Democracies. Click Here to Read More.

(UPDATE July 2017)  Northeastern University highlights alumna Naheed Vadsaria in their university paper.  The story follows Naheed’s career and work as a Social Scientist working in Kapisa, Afghanistan, as a Human Terrain Analyst.  The article highlights her work towards building bridges between the Afghan people and the United States and French NATO military.  The article also explores her work’s impact on the military’s operational decision making and working as a woman with Afghan and Coalition Forces.  Finally, the story illustrates her education and professional accomplishments after immigrating to the United States from Pakistan at the age of four.  Naheed Vadsaria’s story can be found at: Alumna Helps Build Afghan-US Relations