Three Princeton seniors, two alumni awarded Schwarzman Scholarships

Left: Amina Ahmad, Photo courtesy of Amina Ahmad; Right: Edric Huang, Photo by Crystal Cheung
Monday, December 6, 2021

Three Princeton seniors and two alumni have been have been named Schwarzman Scholars for 2022. The Schwarzman Scholarship covers the cost of graduate study and living toward a one-year master’s program at Tsinghua University in Beijing.

The Princeton winners are Class of 2022 members Amina Ahmad, Justin Curl and Katherine (Katie) Dykstra, as well as Class of 2018 graduate Edric Huang and Class of 2016 graduate Nicholas Keeley. They are among the 151 Schwarzman Scholars representing 33 countries and 106 universities. The scholars will enroll at Tsinghua University in August 2022 to pursue a master’s degree in Global Affairs. 

The scholarship program was founded by Blackstone investment firm co-founder Stephen Schwarzman.

Ahmad is pursuing a certificate in South Asian studies. Huang was an undergraduate research fellow at the Princeton Institute for International and Regional Studies (PIIRS)

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