2016 Graduate Student Recipients of the Leboy-Davies Fellowships

Prakirti Nangia, Political Science

   Development,
Maternalism, and Women’s Social Citizenship: A Case Study of India, 1985-2015

Hafeeza Anchrum, Nursing

   Mercy Douglas Hospital
& Nurse Training School, 1948-1960

The
fellowship was created in honor of Phoebe Leboy and Helen Davies, two
pioneering feminist faculty members in the health sciences. It provides up to
$4,000 in research or travel funding to a graduate student whose work will
foster women’s health, well-being, and educational equality anywhere in the
world, or enhance our understanding of gender inequality.