The AWS Foundation is pleased to announce the launch of new online application.
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Praxair Inc. is the largest industrial gases company in North and South America, and one of the largest worldwide. With more than 23,000 employees in 45 countries worldwide, the company produces, sells and distributes atmospheric, process and specialty gases, and high-performance surface coatings. Praxair is also the world's largest supplier of carbon dioxide and a recognized leader in the commercialization of new technologies that bring productivity and environmental benefits to a diverse group of industries.
Praxair Distrubution, Inc. is a member of the Praxair, Inc. family and has more than 4,000 employees in locations across the United States and Canada, serving more than 400,000 customers. Their products include industrial, medical and specialty gases, both in gaseous and liquid form, and related products and equipment.
Praxair's vision is to be the best performing industrial gases company in the world as determined by their customers, employees, shareholders, suppliers, and the communities in which they operate.
Praxair's values include: Customer Focus, Results Driven, Integrity, People Excellence, Safety and Environmental Awareness, and Increasing Shareholders' Wealth. Praxair's behaviors include: Globalization, which includes Teamwork, Personal Accountability, and Optimize Praxair; Externally Drive; Urgency of Action; and Winning-Making Money.
The award will be presented to individuals nationwide. Applicant does not have to be a member of the American Welding Society.
The AWS Foundation does not discriminate by age, race, color, national origin, disability, creed, or gender.
Selection committee will determine award recipient in February of each year. Recipient will be announced at the National Awards Luncheon
No awards will be paid to the recipient. All awards are for tuition and books only, and will be paid directly to the academic institution by the AWS Foundation.