With Scholarship Awards, EMERGing Leaders Bash Celebrates Future

AMPP’s 2024 Scholarship Awards Ceremony, held as part of Tuesday’s EMERGing Leaders Bash, recognized this year’s student scholarship and award recipients. Then, the evening of celebration at Republic NOLA transitioned to a live concert with a dance floor.

This year’s winners are as follows:

Rising Leaders Award 

  • Lun Chan, University of Virginia
       
       

AMPP’s Diversity and Inclusion Grant 

  • Adetunji Makinde, Nigeria
  • Elizabeth Bradshaw, United States
  • Pooi Ying Choong, Malaysia
  • Roman Rodriguez Flores, United States
  • Seyiwa Kope, Canada

 

AMPP Academic Scholarship

  • Montana Weidman, Alfred University
  • Ashley Chow, University of Akron
  • Tanner Laughorn, University of Akron

 

Graduate Student Book Awards

  • Karan Chugh, Institute of Chemical Technology
  • Lun Chan, University of Virginia
  • Neda Norooziasl, Ohio University 
  • Yi He, Ohio University

 

AMPP Central Florida Chapter Scholarship

  • Trevor Evetts, University of Florida
  • Prakirti Singh, Universityof South Florida 
  • Stanley Agbakansi, University of South Florida

 

Appalachian Underground Corrosion Short Course Scholarships 

  • Hunter Hardway, West Virginia University

 

Sherwin Williams Protective & Marine Coatings Academic Scholarship

  • Hunter Hardway, West Virginia University
       
       

Gordon Rankin Corrosion Engineering Scholarship

  • John Metcalf, University of Akron
  • Lucy Zeng, University of Pennsylvania
  • Zoe Rouzaud, Cal Poly, Pomona

 

Melvin J. Schiff Fellowship Fund

  • Mark Labib, University of Akron

 

Past Presidents and Chairs Community Scholarship

  • Hunter Hardway, West Virginia University
  • Jake Hughes, University of Akron

 

Oliver Moghissi Memorial Scholarship

  • Lindsey Rodriguez, Cal Poly, Pomona
  • Justin Caasi, Cal Poly, Pomona

 

PPG Protective and Marine Coatings Academic Scholarship

  • Ignatius Asamoah, University of Ghana
  • Januar Putra, Universitas Sultan Ageng Tirtayasa 
  • Prastuti Upadhyay, Drexel University
  • Mark Labib, University of Akron
  • Xikai Wang, University of Virginia

 

Williams Companies Academic Scholarship

  • Jake Hughes, University of Akron

 

MTI-Robert Sinko Memorial Scholarship 

  • Iandro Mendez, Nothern Alberta Institute of Technology

 

MTI-Bert Krisher Memorial Scholarship 

  • Abigail Murray, University of Akron

 

AMPP Great Lakes Chapter Scholarship

  • Tanner Laughorn, University of Akron
  • Mark Labib, University of Akron

 

AMPP So Cal Chapter Scholarship 

  • Justin Caasi, Cal Poly Pomona 

 

Theodore D. Harrington Scholarship

  • Lindsey Rodriguez, Cal Poly Pomona 

 

AMPP Houston Chapter Scholarships

  • Helen Ding, University of Houston
  • Erasmia Poulassichidis, University of Colorado, Boulder
  • Alvaro Camacho, Texas A&M University
  • Nicholas Smith, Sam  Houston State University
  • Francisco Martinez, Lone Star College
  • Bennette Hernandez, Kansas State University
  • Lucy Zeng, University of Pennsylvania
  • Cierra Taylor, Sam Houston State University

 

AMPP EMERG India Scholarship 

  • Anu Verma, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur 
  • Karan Chugh, Institute of Chemical Technology
  • Pragyandipta Mishra, Indian Institute Of Technology, Madras 
  • Ramay Patra, ARCI Hyderabad and NIT Warangal 
  • Rasmi Ranjan Tripathy, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay

 

American Innovations Corrosion Scholarship

  • Adelyn Jones, Tulsa Community College
  • Aneeq Arif, University of Houston

 

AMPP Four Corners Chapter 

  • Anastacia Armijo, Western New Mexico University 

 

Hans Schmoldt Scholarship in Cathodic Protection 

  • Evan Wiley, University of Akron

 

AMPP Great Lakes Chapter Scholarship 

  • Alexander Baxter, Michigan Technological University
  • Ben Harrison, Bay City Western High School, headed to Michigan Technological University

 

AMPP Philadelphia Chapter Liberty Bell Academic Scholarship 

  • Prastuti Upadhyay, Drexel University

 

AMPP Intermountain Section Scholarship 

  • Garrett Smith, North Idaho College

Congratulations go out to all of our 2024 winners!

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