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2018 Semifinalists

Read about each of our 42 Semifinalists and dive into all their pitch videos on our YouTube playlist.

Portrait of Conchita Hernandez

Conchita Hernandez, USA

Conchita, who is currently pursuing a doctorate degree in Special Education and teaches in DC public schools, would use the Holman Prize to create a conference in her native Mexico for professionals in the blindness field, and blind people of all ages.

Conchita is a 2018 Prizewinner! Read her story on the LightHouse blog.