ABOUT ALEX COHN & THE GRANT
This year's recipients are Max Colognesi ’21 and Gwyneth McLear ’20 and Olivia D’Allessandro ‘20. With the grant funding Max Colognesi ’21 will build original pieces of furniture to donate to women and children who have left abusive living situations, while Gwyneth McLear ’20 and Olivia D’Allessandro ’20 will analyze the levels of the microplastics in the waters on the east coast and observe their effects on the environment.
MORE ABOUT THE GRANT
The Alex Cohn Grant is funded by donations from Alex’s family and friends. It is designed to support Beaver students who want to explore a particular interest in an extracurricular activity that will have a meaningful impact on their life journey. Read more.
Check out projects from all past grant recipients here.