Forty students were selected to receive the Nichols Humanitarian Fund Award to pursue humanitarian projects during the summer of 2016. The award enables students to work with communities on humanitarian efforts including human rights, public health, immigrant rights, early childhood education, and environmental sustainability. The average GPA of the 2016 student recipients is 3.5, and the countries where they will work include Denmark, the Dominican Republic, Ecuador, England, Ethiopia, Ghana, Greece, Guatemala, India, Morocco, the Netherlands, Peru, Russia, South Africa, Tanzania, and the United States.