The Current Watson Scholars

Meet the student innovators, leaders and entrepreneurs working to solve the world’s biggest problems.

  • Dwayne Griffith
    Saint Maarten
    Eliminating xenophobia and promoting global citizenship
  • Jessy Huang
    China/USA
    To advance human freedom through globalized, open collaboration.
  • Mackendy Blanc
    Haiti
    Uniting groups of passionate young leaders throughout Haiti and train them on the concepts of social entrepreneurship
  • Cole Compton
    USA
    Creating sustainable, living centerpieces to promote the sustainability of native plants
  • Michael Hentschel
    USA
    Creating a sports- based empathy building program that combines global citizenship curriculum and games that emphasize life skills such as teamwork, grit and accountability
  • Norman Mthethwa
    SOUTH AFRICA
    To provide water acces for the purpose of improving hygiene and sanitation through profitable agricultural practices.
  • Nzambi Matee
    KENYA
    Impact the world positively a day at a time.
  • Abdelhak Ferhat
    ALGERIA
    Developping innovative products and services for people with personal and private medical conditions.