Minority Affairs Committee's Scholarship Awards for Incoming College Freshmen

The AIChE Minority Scholarship Award is presented to 10 incoming college freshman annually. Applicants shall be required to be high school graduates 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 must plan to enroll during the current academic year in a four-year college or university offering a science/engineering degree. Students are encouraged to choose classes leading to a degree in chemical engineering. While students admitted for science and engineering degrees are encouraged to apply for this scholarship, preference will be given to students admitted into chemical engineering degree programs.

Deadline: 
August 1, 2014
Award Administrator(s): 
Award: 

A one-time award of $1,000 per student. Approximately 10 scholarships are presented annually.

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

Detailed instructions are provided on the Online Submissions Form.

Go to Application Form

Award Winners

Briana Language
University of Southern California
2014
Nazira Abdelkhalek
New York University Polytechnic School of Engineering
2014
Opemipo Akerele
Stanford University
2014
Jordan Banks
University of Illinois
2014
Dionne Black
Vanderbilt University
2014
Amaryllis Chavez
North Carolina State University
2014
Krystyna Farrell
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
2014
Victoria Garcia
Texas Tech University
2014
Cristina Guillen
North Carolina State University
2014
Triniti Henry
University of Iowa
2014
Danielle Hill
University of Georgia
2014
Rico Lizbinski
Brown University
2014
Kayla Murphy
Indiana University
2014
Ariana Olalde
Georgia Institute of Technology
2014
Anais Ramirez
Texas A&M University, College Station
2014
Jose Rios
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
2014
Sofia Rivera
University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez
2014
Anna Carolina Roa
University of Iowa
2014