All scholarships for this cohort were made possible by female investors who are committed to the future of Miami. Special thanks to: Tere Blanca, Leslie Miller Saiontz, CL Conroy, Ruth Admire, Dr. Elizabeth Leight, Stephanie Ansin, Michelle Huttenhoff, and the William J. and Isobel G. Clarke Foundation.
Director The New Tropic
Local media startup that connects people to their cities through storytelling and events.
President and Co-Founder Mind & Melody
Nonprofit that creates novel music programs at healthcare facilities to improve the quality of life for individuals with neurological impairments like dementia.
President and CEO Communities in Schools of Miami
Nonprofit providing wraparound resources to help students succeed.
Founder and CEO Melanites
Toy company that creates diverse toys, storybooks, and games that celebrate brown boyhood and inspire children of color to dream big.
P. Scott Cunningham
Founder and Director O, Miami
Annual festival with the goal of every single person in Miami-Dade County encountering a poem.