Bonderman Travel Fellowship

Nina Tan

Economics; Cellular, Molecular & Developmental Biology with College Honors


2010 Fellows

Hometown: Mercer Island, WA

Travel Locations: China, Tibet, Nepal, India, Thailand, Greece, Turkey, Syria, Lebanon, Jordan, Israel

Tan, a Mary Gates Research Scholar and a UW Undergraduate Achievement Scholar, is a member of the student organization Students for Equal Health. While traveling Tan hopes to learn about countries and their respective cultures and histories through the lens of food. After completing her travels and working for a few years, Tan plans to earn a master’s degree in Public Health.