Outstanding Student Chapter Advisor Award

Recognizes an individual's outstanding service and leadership in guiding the activities of an AIChE student chapter in accordance with AIChE principles.

Deadline: 
June 15, 2014
Award Sponsors: 
Award: 

A plaque and a $500 travel allowance to attend the Annual Meeting. In addition, a $500 unrestricted grant is given to the chemical engineering department at the advisor's school.

Presentation: 
The award will be presented at the AIChE Annual Student Conference.
Instructions: 

Selection criteria include:

  • Outstanding leadership as an advisor, particularly in creating enthusiasm and professionalism among the chapter members.
  • Summary of chapter activities.
  • Endorsement of the nomination by the head of the chemical engineering department is required.
  • Award winners cannot be re-nominated for at least ten years.

Nominee minimum qualifications for eligibility:

  • Advisor of a chartered AIChE Student Chapter for at least the last three years.
  • Not an Outstanding Student Chapter Advisor within the last ten years.
  • Member of AIChE for at least the last three years.

Nominations:

Email submissions of the complete nomination package should be sent to the awards@aiche.org. If you have questions about this award program please email awards@aiche.org.

Nomination materials:

Nomination form from at least an individual(s) at the Advisor's institution. Examples of those providing the nomination letter include, but are not limited to, individual student chapter members, the entire student chapter, department colleagues, and department chair. The nomination must address all of the selection criteria described in the nomination materials:

  • Nomination Form (see below).
  • A copy of the Chapter’s annual reports for the last three years.
  • A signature by the department chair, endorsing the nomination form.
  • If desired, additional supporting materials may be included, but may not exceed 4 pages.
Nomination Packet (Documents): 

Award Winners

John O'Connell
2013
Willie Rochefort
2012
Sundararajan V. Madihally
2011
Russ O'Dell
2010
David L. Silverstein
2009
Edward M. Trujillo
2008
Tonya Kuhl
2007
Colin S. Howat
2006
I. Atly Jefcoat
2003
A. Perna
2001
R. Lewis
2000
W. Walawender
1999
W. E. (Skip) Rochefort
1998
G. W. Roberts
1997
D. W. Murhammer
1996
A. L. Tyler
1995
P. K. Agrawal
1994
J. Krishnagopalan
1993