Donald F. Othmer Sophomore Academic Excellence Award

The Sophomore Academic Excellence Award is presented to the one AIChE student member in each student chapter who has attained the highest scholastic grade-point average during his/her freshman and sophomore years, on recommendation of the Student Chapter Advisor.

Deadline: 
July 1, 2017
Award Sponsors: 
Award: 
  • Free Registration to the upcoming Annual Student Conference (Valued at $99)
  • $50 Travel Allowance to be used towards the upcoming Annual Student Conference
  • Certificate of Recognition

View photos from 2016 Freshman/Sophomore Recognition Ceremony on Flickr

Presentation: 
The award is presented each year at AIChE's Annual Meeting.
Instructions: 

Rules, Requirements and Selection Criteria 

To be eligible for this prize, the nominee must be an AIChE member at the time of the nomination. The nominee’s student chapter also MUST file an Annual Report with AIChE. The reporting period is open from April to June 30. Award nominations may be submitted in advance of the report, with the expectation that the chapter will file a report by the reporting deadline. Award nominators will be notified after July 1 about any missing annual reports. Chapters will be allowed a one-month grace period after the nomination deadline to file a report. 

Go to Nomination Form

Note: It is recommended that you prepare your answers and have any supporting documents ready in advance of completing the nomination form (answers and supporting documents cannot be saved within the application before submission). Incomplete or unqualified nomination forms will not be accepted.

Award Winners

Jennifer Arrington
University of South Alabama
2017
Muhammad Ditta
UET KSK, Pakistan
2017
Lindsey Blanshan
Purdue University
2017
Reed Boeger
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
2017
Yashoma Boodhan
City College of New York
2017
Vera Bostwick
Case Western Reserve University
2017
John Brezovec
The Pennsylvania State University
2017
Dorian Bruch
University of California, Santa Barbara
2017
Joshua Campbell
Louisiana State University
2017
Roger Chase
Trine University
2017
Ziqiu Chen
Syracuse University
2017
John Choi
University of Virginia
2017
Tiffany Chung
University of Illinois at Chicago
2017
Lucas Cohen
Northeastern University
2017
Matthew Coile
University of Kentucky, Lexington
2017
Nichole Cooper
The University of Akron
2017
Jessica Corson
Virginia Commonwealth University
2017
Grace Docken
University of Dayton
2017