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

Andrew Galloway
University of Texas at Austin
2012
Odemaris Carrasquillo
University of Puerto Rico
2012
Hollie Adejumo
University of Maryland, Baltimore County
2012
Abdulkareem Adesokan
Cornell University
2011
Moriah Elusta
Illinois Institute of Technology
2011
Arisbeth Ibarra Nieblas
University of Arizona
2011
Andrea Williams
Chatham University
2011
Marcus Watson
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
2011
Lorenzo Norrid
University of Norte Dame
2011
Yewande Dada
Southern Methodist University
2011
Stephanie Romero
University of California- Los Angeles
2011
Jamil Muhammad
Morehouse College
2011
Iniki Juarez-Haden
Kanses State University
2011
Rim Mehari
Stanford University
2011
Claudia Smith
Purdue University
2011
Olamide Alabi
University of Michigan- Dearborn
2011
Chelsea Clark
University of Texas- Austin
2011
Alan Lee
Texas A&M – College Station
2009