Andrew K. Pongrátz

Scholarship Analyst, Office of Nationally Competitive Scholarships
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Honors Village, 1101 East Mabel Street, Tucson, AZ 85719

Andrew Pongrátz is a driven student with a diverse academic background, currently pursuing a Bachelor of Arts with Honors in philosophy, politics, economics, and law (PPEL), a secondary major in economics, with a minor in Spanish, in the University of Arizona, W.A. Franke Honors College. 

With a passion for public service and policy, Mr. Pongrátz has gained valuable experience in various roles. At the U.S. Attorney’s Office in Tucson, he serves as a Student Trainee, providing crucial support to the Civil Defensive & Financial Litigation Teams. His responsibilities include drafting, research, and logistical support for attorneys and paralegals, showcasing his attention to detail and commitment to excellence.

In addition to his academic and professional pursuits, Andrew is deeply involved in campus life. He serves as a scholarship analyst for the Office of Nationally Competitive Scholarships, providing invaluable support to both staff and students in their pursuit of prestigious scholarships. Furthermore, as a member of the Defense Civilian Training Corps inaugural cohort, Andrew is actively engaged in discussions on acquisition and federal procurement policies, aiming to contribute to national defense efforts.

Mr. Pongrátz's commitment to community service and leadership is underscored by his involvement in various initiatives, including advising local jurisdictions on poverty alleviation policies throughout Southern Arizona. With a track record of excellence, he is poised to make meaningful contributions in the fields of law, policy, and public service, driven by his dedication to academic rigor, professional growth, and community impact.