1,000 Dreams Fund Blog

@unswan, 24 – Funded

“I am looking forward to the opportunity to gain hands-on knowledge and build a network within the esports community,” says unswan. This JBL Quantum Grant works in a tech role and her goal is to expand on that to achieve her dreams in gaming and content creation. What is your dream in gaming and/or esports? 

@Hiosik, 31 – Funded

Hiosik (she/her) is a full-time social media specialist and part-time streamer. You might also find this BroadcastHER Grant winner playing music on her uke, dancing hula, and baking recipes that look yummy. What is your dream as a digital broadcaster? My dream is to create a full-time career in live streaming and content creation. My

@xlovelylotusx, 24 – Funded

Variety streamer xlovelylotusx (she/her) is all about good vibes. “I started streaming in 2018 not knowing a single thing about what I was getting myself into! But I have now fallen in love with content creation and the amazing online gaming community,” says this BroadcastHER Grant winner who calls herself a “short and spicy Latina”!

Lusangelis R., 21 – FUNDED

“I am so proud to represent and be an advocate for the next generation of women in STEAM as the New Face of Tech, which is something that I want to continuously do throughout my career,” says New Face of Tech winner Lusangelis R. Her dream is to travel the world and contribute to healthcare

Ayoun K., 25 – FUNDED

Cellist Ayoun K. is currently attending the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, working towards her Artist Diploma in Chamber Music. Previously, this Paliwal Club of 100 Music Scholar attended The Juilliard School in New York for her Master of Music degree and her Bachelor of Music degree. “I align with the values of empowerment and

Pristine O., 19 – FUNDED

“For as long as I can remember, I have been curious about the world around me,” says Pristine O., a Paliwal Club of 100 STEAM Scholar. “To learn more, I have loved asking questions — and the field I have found most captivating has been biology. I find it fascinating to learn about the biological

Trinity W., 21 – FUNDED

Trinity W. is currently an undergraduate student at the University of Miami, majoring in public relations. “I knew that I wanted to utilize my love of writing and connecting with others to help brands and organizations tell their story authentically and communicate to their audience effectively,” says this Paliwal Club of 100 STEAM Scholar. “I

Joi M., 33 – FUNDED

Currently attending the San Francisco Conservatory of Music and studying Technology and Applied Composition, Joi M. also has a degree in Vocal Performance from SFCM, where she first studied in from 2008-2010. This talented Paliwal Club of 100 Music Scholar has some beautiful things in store with an original dance theatre piece she is working

Adedayo A., 28 – FUNDED

Adedayo A. earned her bachelor’s degree in Surveying and Geoinformatics from Bells University of Technology — and while there, she was actively involved in the Nigerian Institution of Surveying and Geoinformatics Students (NISGSs) as the general secretary, organizing tutorials for students. Now, this Paliwal Club of 100 STEAM Scholar is currently pursuing her master’s and

Stella M., 22 – FUNDED

“Being a part of the Paliwal Club of 100 is a commitment to shaping a more inclusive, ethical, and impactful tech landscape,” says Stella M., a Paliwal Club of 100 STEAM Scholar. Equipped with an Information Science degree from the University of Arkansas, she wants to embrace “the future of technology with an open mind