2019 Scholarship Winners
Hannah Patterson - This year’s North American winner is Hannah Patterson, sophomore at University of Central Florida. Hannah is majoring in Hospitality Management with a minor in Human Services and Leadership. She has a 4.0 GPA and has served as an intern for 360 Destination Group. She is a member of the UCF Student Government Leadership Council and the UCF Lead Scholars Academy Philanthropy Committee.
Ekaterina Antonova - A sophomore at The St. Petersburg State University of Economics, Ekaterina is this year's international winner pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Tourism Management. She has served as an intern with Tsar Events Russia, a Hosts Global Member, which evolved into several part-time positions with the DMC. Her native language is Russian, but she is also fluent in English and worked as an operation manager’s assistant for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.