Previous Winners of the Richard A. Cooley Memorial Award

The Richard A. Cooley Memorial Award supports field projects which result in a tangible, positive action for the betterment of the natural environment or improvement in environmental quality. Preference is given to Environmental Studies majors who are continuing UC Santa Cruz undergraduate students. Awards are based on scholastic ability, demonstrated initiative, and potential for successful completion. Students who receive this award are required to submit a final report to the Environmental Studies Department and the Friends Foundation International.

    2019

  • Lilianne de la Espriella

    Lilianne de la Espriella

    Lilianne de la Espriella was awarded the Richard A. Cooley Memorial Award in 2018-19.

  • 2018

  • Leslie Madarang

    Leslie Madarang

    Leslie Madarang was awarded the Richard A. Cooley Memorial Award in 2017-18.

  • 2017

  • Riri Shibata

    Riri Shibata

    Riri Shibata was awarded the Richard A. Cooley Memorial Award in 2016-17. 

  • 2015

  • Annika Rose Person

    Annika Rose Person

    Annika Rose Person was awarded the Richard A. Cooley Memorial Award in 2014-15.


  • 2014

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    Adriana Murgula

    Adriana Murgula was awarded the Richard A. Cooley Memorial Award in 2013-14.

  • 2013

  • Charlotte Read

    Charlotte Read

    Charlotte Read was awarded the Richard A. Cooley Memorial Award in 2012-13.

  • 2012

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    Sara Sampson

    Sara Sampson was awarded the Richard A. Cooley Memorial Award in 2011-12.

  • 2011

  • Johnathan Becker

    Johnathan Becker

    Johnathan Becker was awarded the Richard A. Cooley Memorial Award in 2010-11.
  • Jacqueline Rose

    Jacqueline Rose

    Jacqueline Rose was awarded the Richard A. Cooley Memorial Award in 2010-11.

  • 2010

  • Mackenzie Price

    Mackenzie Price

    Mackenzie Price was awarded the Richard A. Cooley Memorial Award in 2009-10.

  • 2009

  • Patty Fung

    Patty Fung

    Patty Fung was awarded the Richard A. Cooley Memorial Award in 2008-09.

  • 2008

  • Gabriel Sady

    Gabriel Sady

    Gabriel Sady was awarded the Richard A. Cooley Memorial Award in 2007-08.

  • 2007

  • Joanne Wong

    Joanne Wong

    Joanne Wong was awarded the Richard A. Cooley Memorial Award in 2006-07.

  • 2006

  • Hillary Saunders

    Hillary Saunders

    Hillary Saunders was awarded the Richard A. Cooley Memorial Award in 2005-06.