Honors and Awards

Deborah Ahenkorah, a 2010 graduate of Bryn Mawr College, received a 2011 Echoing Green Foundation Fellowship. The fellowship will support Ahenkorah’s Golden Baobab Prize for children’s literature that is written by African authors or is about African children.

As a winner of the fellowship award, Ahenkorah will receive $60,000 over two years to support her project. She will also get health insurance, legal counseling, and financial modeling assistance.