Todd Benson Scholarship for Leadership in Business and Management


Mr. Todd Benson

Todd Benson

Former member of the Laureate board of directors

Created in 2012 to honor former Laureate board member Todd Benson, the scholarship covers 100 percent of the tuition for students whose accomplishments demonstrate their potential to excel as business leaders. Select Laureate institutions participate in the scholarship program.

Each winner is selected as an undergraduate in his or her first year of college and must maintain a grade point average equivalent to a B in the United States.

The first winners were awarded their scholarships during the 2013-2014 academic year.

The 2015-16 Todd Benson Scholarship recipients include:

Te-Ara Douglas 

Te-Ara Douglas
Walden University 

 Elizabeth Ruiz

Elizabeth Ruiz Aguirre
Universidad del Valle de México (UVM)

 Asem Kanfhur

Asem Waddah Khunfur
Istanbul Bilgi University

 Cheng Chen

Cheng Chen
Hunan International Economics University (HIEU)

 Brandon Abarca

Brandon Enrique Abarca Silva
Universidad Privada del Norte (UPN)

Paloma Santos

Paloma de Santos Sena
Universidade Salvador (UNIFACS)

 Kenza Takani

Kenza Takani
Université Internationale de Casablanca (UIC)

The 2014-15 Todd Benson Scholarship recipients include:

Nathalie Barki

Nathalie Barki
Istanbul Bilgi University

Sun Zhuo

Sun Zhuo
Hunan International Economics University (HIEU)

Yvonne de Passy

Yvonne de Passy
BiTS / BTK

Mario Alberto Cortes

Mario Alberto Cortes
Universidad del Valle de México (UVM)

Claudia Victoria Dávila Rojas

Claudia Victoria Dávila Rojas
Universidad Privada del Norte (UPN)

Blanca Olivia Cálix Medina

Blanca Olivia Cálix Medina
Universidad Tecnológica Centroamericana (UNITEC)

Fernanda Oliveira

Fernanda Oliveira
Universidade Salvador (UNIFACS)

Soukaina El Bouzaydy

Soukaina El Bouzaydy
Université Internationale de Casablanca (UIC)

Patrick Cleary

Patrick Cleary
Walden University

The 2013-14 Todd Benson Scholarship recipients include:

Mie Regitze Joergensen

Mie Regitze Joergensen
Istanbul Bilgi University

Anne Scholz

Anne Scholz
BiTS (Business and Information Technology School)

Jin Shanshan

Jin Shanshan
Hunan International Economics University (HIEU)

Emanuel Cervantes

Emanuel Cervantes
The National Hispanic University (NHU)

Sara El Fetaoui

Sara El Fetaoui
Universite Internationale de Casablanca (UIC)

Priscila Neiva

Priscila Neiva
Universidade Salvador (UNIFACS)

Fanny Carolina Nunez Soriano

Fanny Carolina Nunez Soriano
Universidad Tecnológica Centroamericana (UNITEC) — Honduras

Karol Jazmin Moreno

Karol Jazmin Moreno
Universidad del Valle de México (UVM)

Rev. Rich Vermillion

Rev. Rich Vermillion
Walden University

Lesly Elizabeth Arteaga Leyva

Lesly Elizabeth Arteaga Leyva
Universidad Privada del Norte (UPN)