Jira (Hugh) Trinetkamol – Strauss Recipient

Jira (Hugh) Trinetkamol is a Strauss Scholarship Candidate. Hugh is an international student from Bangkok, Thailand and a junior majoring in Political Science and Economics with a minor in Management and Urban & Regional Planning at the University of California, Irvine. He’s been a Captain and Tournament Director of the UCI Collegiate Mock Trial Team as well as a school Senator in the Associated Students of the University of California Irvine. Outside of school he’s also served as a Youth Policy Advisor for Congresswoman Katie Porter and worked for non-profit organizations such as the Ruth Center in Thailand. In the future, Hugh hopes to pursue a Master’s in Public Policy and Business administration in order to equip himself with the necessary tools needed to work in social and economic development in his home country. 



Posted on

May 4, 2022