<Princeton Prize in promoting racial equity>
July 13, 2020 • jainendra joshi • JOBS AND CARRER



29 highschool students from round the us received the Princeton Prize in Race Relations. The program

recognizes students who, through their volunteer activities, have undertaken significant efforts to advance

racial equity and understanding in their schools or communities. The Princeton Prize carries cash awards of

$1,000 for college kids in grades 9-12 in 29 regions round the country. thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic,

programming for the awardees was held over video conferencing, instead of on the Princeton campus at the

typically scheduled two-day symposium. The Princeton Prize in Race Relations is travel by quite 400

Princeton alumni volunteers. Since its founding in 2003, it's awarded quite 300 prizes to highschool

students for his or her add standing up to intolerance and inspiring connection and community.


The 2020 winners and their schools are listed below. 

• Alabama

Sarah Arafat

Bob Jones High School

• At-Large

Alexandra Drakeford

Pine Lake Preparatory

• Atlanta

Manav Shah

Wheeler High School

• Baltimore

Katrina Marinelli

Baltimore Polytechnic Institute

• Boston

Jason Alexander Nunez

Pingree School

• Chicago

Samira Rivera

Instituto Justice and Leadership Academy

• Cleveland

Elizabeth Metz

• Connecticut

Mariam Khan

Hamden High School

• Dallas

Maria Lopez

Irma Lerma Rangel Young Women’s Leadership School

• Denver

Tajanae Palmer

East High School

• Detroit

Aniyah Stokes

Farmington High School

• Houston

Sherrod Anthony Session

Alief Taylor High School

• Kansas City

Kyla Warman

Kearney High School

• Los Angeles

Sasha Benson

Notre Dame Academy High School

• Memphis

Keiara Baker

St. Georges Independent School

• Miami

Aisha Chebbi

Coral Reef Seniior High School

• Nashville

Alora Young

Hillsboro High School

• New Jersey – Central and South

Calvin Bell III

Moorestown Friends School

• New Jersey North

Darlene Folas

West Orange High School

• New York City

Leanne Nunes

Pelham Lab High School

• Philadelphia

Savannah Shepherd

Sanford School

• Pittsburgh

Nicholas Anglin

Central Catholic High School

• Rochester

Chantel McCrea

East Rochester High School

• San Diego

Camille Chang

Pacific Ridge School

• San Francisco

Krishay Mukhija

The Harker School

• Seattle

Amira Tripp Folsom

La Salle Catholic College Preparatory

• St. Louis

Farheen Khan

Parkway Central High

• Tampa

Brandon Griggs

Robert E. Lee High School

• Washington, D.C.

Srihari Ravi

Albert Einstein High School