We are thrilled to announce the Girls Who Illustrate Awesomeness Scholarship Winners: Isis Owusu and Julia Torres!
Meet The Winners
University of Georgia
Isis Owusu is a second-year student at the University of Georgia who created the Single Black Dot podcast to amplify the voices of the unheard and create a community of kids of color in various spaces where they might feel that they don’t belong.
New York University
I am so grateful to be recognized by Next Day Animations with this scholarship! I think giving young women of color a platform to have their voices heard is one of the most important things we can do to ensure a better future for everyone. This scholarship will help me realize my goals of empowering all women of color through my filmmaking, writing, and art.
Every year, we also award several honorable mentions to individuals with particularly strong applications.
This year’s honorable mentions: