Meet the 2019 Candidates

Read about each individual applicant, or dive into all their pitch videos on our YouTube playlist.

India West
San Diego, California, USA
Claire Spector
Santa Rosa, California, USA
Robert Rodriguez
El Cajon, California, USA
Lance Mathena
Lakebay, Washington, USA
Jon Jelinski
San Jose, California, USA
Warren Davis
Saint Peters burg, Florida, USA
Jennifer Lavarnway
Spokane, Washington, USA
Megan Paul
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, UK
Joseph Nelligan
El Cajon, California, USA
Marco Salsiccia
San Francisco, California, USA
Matthias Peter Fuchs
Barnten, Lower Saxony, Germany
Joshua Loya
La Mesa, California, USA
Edward Shaham
West Hartford, Connecticut, USA
Davina Morritt
London, UK
Mona Minkara, USA
2019 Holman Prizewinner
Karl Jason Calimag
Kahului, Hawaii, USA
Laura Monaco
Carmichael, California, USA
Barbara MacDougall
Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Sidney Tambin
Newcastle, Tyne and Wear, UK
Sara Minkara
Hingham, Massachusetts, USA
Deniz, Yunus, Utku & Mina
İstanbul, Sariyer, Turkey
Rachel Longan
Berkeley, California, USA
Bonface Massah
Lilongwe, Malawi
Nate Barnes
Bridgeport, Connecticut, USA
Akilah Nesbitt
Greensboro, North Carolina, USA
Susan Stearns
Miami, Florida, USA
Ness Vlajkovic
Perth, Western Australia, Australia
Trevor Attenberg
Portland, Oregon, USA
Virginia Gay Young
New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
Brian Malvin Sithole
Harare, Zimbabwe