Minority Affairs Committee's Minority Scholarship Awards for College Students

The AIChE Minority Scholarship Award is presented to selected AIChE undergraduate student members annually. Applicants shall be required to be undergraduates in chemical engineering during the current academic year and be members of a minority group that is under-represented in chemical engineering, i.e., African-American, Hispanic, Native American, Alaskan Native, Pacific Islander.

Applicants who will complete the chemical engineering baccalaureate degree requirements in mid-academic year (i.e., after one semester of one or two quarters), if successful, will receive prorated awards. In addition to this award, The Outstanding Scholastic Achievement Award, which consists of a certificate and honorarium, may be awarded to eligible applicants. No separate application form is required for that award.

Deadline: 
July 1, 2017
Award Administrator(s): 
Award: 

An award of $1,000 per student per scholastic year, renewable to the following year as long as the student continues to meet the eligbility requirements.

Presentation: 
Students are recognized at the Annual Student Conference Awards Ceremony each year.
Instructions: 

Application process for the 2017-2018 scholarship will begin in early spring 2017. Application form and instructions will be posted at that time.

Award Winners

Aaron Melad
New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology
2016
Olamide Alabi
Wayne State University
2016
Shakar Ali
University of Utah
2016
OZOEMENA ANYAEGBU
Prairie View A&M University
2016
Jordan Banks
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
2016
Kobi Felton
North Carolina State University
2016
Deonante Frazier
Mississippi State University
2016
Chris Hirani
University of New Mexico
2016
Jessica Marquez
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
2016
Kayla Murphy
Indiana University
2016
Quinten Murphy
Indiana University
2016
Dalton Myas
Oregon State University
2016
Milena Nino
Johns Hopkins University
2016
Maria Troyer
New Mexico Institute of Mining and Technology
2016
Zully Perez Sierra
University of Nebraska, Lincoln
2015
Lisha Murphy
University of Michigan
2015
Kayla Murphy
Indiana University, Bloomington
2015
Dubem Mbeledogu
Purdue University
2015