Rhiannon Hughes-Boatman

Awarded $2,500 on 8/17/2015

Rhiannon is a freshman at Coventry University, Coventry, England pursuing a degree in Automotive and Transport design. She gained valuable insight into the studio environment during two years of automotive design summer classes at Art Centre College of Design in Pasadena, California, which reinforced her passion for design and desire for a career as an automotive designer.

Rhiannon enjoys photography and launched a car photography blog on Tumblr, and will have her photographs featured in the November 2015 issue of Forza Magazine. She studied piano for 10 years at the Pasadena Conservatory of Music, and participated all four years in her school audition choir which allowed her to travel to Japan as a part of a cultural exchange program with local students. Rhiannon received recognition and numerous awards for her scholastic and sports achievements and is a proud participant and volunteer in her community. Her hometown is Altadena, California.  The scholarship was sponsored by Ricardo Inc.