Award: Fulbright U.S. Student Award
Institution: Marshall University
Ms. Hailey Hughes is a graduate of Marshall University in Huntington, WV. She received her BA in Creative Writing. She will attend the University of College Cork, Ireland, where she will complete an MA in Creative Writing. While attending school, Ms. Hughes will engage with disability communities within Cork and the US to promote mutual understanding and self-advocacy skills. She is an essayist and disability rights activist.