Thoreau Scholar Andrew Hong in the lab

Current Scholars

Each year, the Henry David Thoreau Foundation selects 8-10 exceptional Massachusetts high school students who plan to take a deep dive with their environmental studies. Browse this section to see current and previous years' Thoreau Scholars.

Class of 2020
Scholar High School College
Emma Conrad-Rooney Pioneer Valley Performing Arts Charter Public School Wellesley College
Samantha Hagler Phillips Academy Cornell University
Olivia LaMarche Phillips Academy Bates College
James Monaco Brookline High School Hobart and William Smith College, Dartmouth College
Gilly Moore Algonquin Regional High School Middlebury College
Daniel Sherman Boston Latin School Harvard College
Nancy Wang Westford Academy Johns Hopkins University
Class of 2021
Scholar High School College
Zachary Bresnick Martha's Vineyard Regional High School Northeastern University
Gregory Brumberg Newton North High School Cornell University
Julie Goldberg Wachusett Regional High School Lehigh University
Cali Grincavitch Longmeadow High School Harvard College
Bimini Horstmann Newton South High School Davidson College
Erik Nakamura Brookline High School Cornell University
Yanni Pappas Sacred Heart High School Northeastern University
Skylah Reis New Bedford High School Harvard College
Margaret Slein Archbishop Williams High School Reed College
Class of 2022
Scholar High School College
Benjamin Choi Lexington High School Stanford University
Devin McDonald Barnstable High School University of Virginia
Nadine Najah Pioneer Charter School of Science II Brown University
Neosha Narayanan Amherst Regional High School Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Madaket Nobili Nauset Regional High School Dartmouth College
Eamonn Powers Holliston High School Pennsylvania State University
Nadia Vitek Brookline High School Cornell University
Bennett Walkes Newton South High School Brown University
Class of 2023
Scholar High School College
Kiera Daughtry Boston Latin School Spelman College
Wiener Douyon Prospect Hill Academy Colby College
Wendy Gjata Boston Latin School Boston University
Arman Marchiel Brookline High School University of California, Berkeley
Brennan McAvoy Attleboro High School UMass Amherst
Aiman Najah Pioneer Charter School of Science II Columbia University
Joseph Rotondo Upper Cape Cod Regional Technical School University of Oklahoma
Charles Xu Falmouth High School Yale University