Scholarship Recipients

Scholarship Recipients

The AWS Foundation would like to congratulate the applicants who received a scholarship for the 2017-2018 academic year. We hope your award will allow you to continue to be successful in school, and in your future endeavors.

We would also like to thank the applicants who didn’t receive a scholarship for applying. If you didn’t receive a scholarship this year, please continue to apply. AWS, along with its sections, districts, individuals and other groups will always be committed promoting welding education and encouraging students to pursue their passion for welding.

Below, you will find a list to photos and quotes from many of this year’s National, District, and Section Named scholarship recipients.

A more comprehensive listing of the 2017-18 Scholarship Recipients follows. If you have any questions about a particular scholarship, please visit the Scholarship page for more information.

2017-18 Scholarship Recipients Photos and Quotes

2017-18 National Scholarship Recipients

For more information about National Scholarships, or how to apply, please visit the National Scholarships page.

Howard E. and Wilma J. Adkins Memorial Scholarship
Award sponsored by the Adkins Family.

 

Daniel Jacintho
Montana Tech of the University of Montana - Engineering, Welding Option

Airgas-Jerry Baker Scholarship
Award sponsored by Airgas to honor Jerry Baker, a long-time employee of Airgas.

 

Ty Lattimore
Ferris State University - Welding Engineering Technology

Airgas-Terry Jarvis Memorial Scholarship
Award sponsored by Airgas in memory of devoted employee Terry Jarvis.

 

Nicholas Horton
Ferris State University - Welding Engineering Technology

Air Products Women in Gases and Welding Scholarship
Award sponsored by Air Products for an exceptional female student.

 

Leah Clifton
LeTourneau University - Materials Joining Engineering

Arsham Amirikian Engineering Scholarship
Award sponsored Richard Amirikian and Joyce Harrison in memory of their father, Arsham Amirikian.

 

Justin Wolfram
Ferris State University - Welding Engineering Technology

Donald J. Beneteau Scholarship
Award sponsored by Centerline Welding Products for a student pursuing a four year degree in welding or related.

 

Erin Beaver
Pennsylvania College of Technology - Welding and Fabrication Engineering Technology

D. Fred and Marian L. Bovie Scholarship
Award sponsored by Mr. and Mrs. Bovie for students at The Ohio State University.

 

Emily Flitcraft
The Ohio State University - Welding Engineering

D. Fred and Marian L. Bovie Technical Scholarship
Award sponsored by Mr. and Mrs. Bovie for students pursuing an Associate's degree in welding.

 

Haley Cohen
SUNY College of Technology at Delhi - Welding

Edward J. Brady Memorial Scholarship
Award sponsored by ESAB Welding & Cutting Products and D. Fred Bovie, retired president of Alloy Rods, in honor and recognition of Ed Brady, founder of Alloy Rods.

 

Troy Bearden
Ferris State University - Welding Engineering Technology

William A. and Ann M. Brothers Scholarship
Award sponsored by Mr. and Mrs. Brothers to provide educational opportunities to a student pursuing a four-year degree in welding or related curriculum.

 

Heather Gadomski
Pennsylvania College of Technology - Welding & Fabrication Engineering Technology

Art Kleppen – CK Worldwide Scholarships
Award sponsored by Mr. Kleppen and CK Worldwide.

 

Andrew Adams
John C. Calhoun State Community College - Welding

Logan Potts
East Mississippi Community College - Welding

Barbara and Richard Couch Hypertherm Scholarships
Award sponsored by Mr. and Mrs. Couch and Hypertherm to provide assistance to students pursuing a two or four year degree in the welding or cutting fields, including mechanical, software, process and electrical engineering.

 

Corey Cox
The Ohio State University - Welding Engineering

Eliana Mellott
Rochester Institute of Technology - Software Engineering

Deere and Company Scholarships
Award sponsored by John Deere and Company to promote Welding Engineering as a field of study and career, support the diversity of Welding Engineering graduates, and promote John Deere as an excellent employer of Welding Engineers.

 

Katya Pechacek
Pennsylvania College of Technology - Welding & Fabrication Engineering Technology

Wyatt Peters
Ferris State University - Welding Engineering Technology

ESAB Welding & Cutting Products Endowed Scholarship
Award sponsored by ESAB Welding & Cutting Products for students in the welding program at the Southeastern Institute for Manufacturing and Technology.

 

Joseph Rogers
Florence-Darlington Technical College - Welding

Donald F. Hastings Scholarship
Award sponsored by The Lincoln Electric Foundation, in honor and recognition of Don Hastings, retired CEO of The Lincoln Electric Company.

 

Cheyenne Kelly
Ferris State University - Welding Engineering Technology

Donald and Shirley Hastings Scholarship
Award sponsored by Don and Shirley Hastings and family, to promote higher education in welding.

 

Austin Butler
Brigham Young University-Idaho - Welding Engineering Technology

William B. Howell Memorial Scholarship
Award sponsored by Robb F. Howell and Deborah H. Kurd, in memory of their father, William B. Howell.

 

Bryce Canada
Ferris State University - Welding Engineering Technology

Thomas J. Landon Endowed Scholarship
Award sponsored by Chicago Bridge and Iron Company to honor Mr. Landon.

 

Ryan Fitzgerald
LeTourneau University - Materials Joining Engineering

John C. Lincoln Memorial Scholarship
Award sponsored by The Lincoln Electric Foundation, in memory of John C. Lincoln, founder of the Lincoln Electric Company.

 

Jessica Logue
Pennsylvania College of Technology - Welding and Fabrication Engineering Technology

Matsuo Bridge Company Ltd. of Japan Schoalrship
Award sponsored by Matsuo Bridge Company Ltd. of Japan.

 

Zachary Courtright
The Ohio State University - Welding Engineering

Miller Electric Mfg. Co. Scholarships
Award sponsored by Miller Electric Mfg. Co. to provide financial assistance to those individuals interested in pursuing a career in welding engineering technology or welding engineering.

 

Isaac Luther
The Ohio State University - Welding Engineering

Eric Vetter
Ferris State University - Welding Engineering Technology

Miller Electric World Skills Competition Scholarship

 

Alex Pazkowski
Washtenaw Community College and Eastern Michigan University

Andrew Cardin
Southern New Hampshire University

Glenn W. Oyler Memorial Technical Scholarships
Award sponsored by Mr. Oyler for a student in a technical school or community college in New Mexico or Pennsylvania.

 

Tracy Madrid
Central New Mexico Community College - Welding and Fabrication Engineering Technology

Matthew Smolko
Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology - Welding and Fabrication Engineering Technology

Robert G. and Annette H. Pali Scholarship
Award sponsored by Mr. and Mrs. Pali for a student pursuing a bachelor’s degree in engineering, or science related to math, physics, or chemistry.

 

Ian Reiman
LeTourneau University - Materials Joining Engineering

Past Presidents Scholarship
Award sponsored by AWS and its past presidents.

 

Alex Barlow
Pennsylvania College of Technology - Welding & Fabrication Engineering Technology

Robert L. Peaslee Brazing Scholarship
Award sponsored by Robert L. Peaslee and the AWS Detroit Brazing and Soldering Division.

 

Kyle Bear
Pennsylvania State University–DuBois - General Engineering

Praxair International Scholarship
Award sponsored by Praxair of Canada to recognize superior leadership abilities in a welding student.

 

Michael Oldroyd-Costello
Pennsylvania College of Technology - Welding and Fabrication Engineering Technology

William A. Rice Family, Women in Welding Scholarships
Award sponsored Mr. and Mrs. Rice for an outstanding female student pursuing a bachelor’s degree in welding engineering, welding engineering technology, welding and fabrication engineering technology, materials joining, or materials joining engineering technology.

 

Ashlyn Childs
Ferris State University - Welding Engineering Technology

Tylah Fortson
The Ohio State University - Welding Engineering

RWMA Scholarship
Award sponsored by RWMA for a student interested in pursuing a career in welding engineering with an emphasis in resistance welding.

 

Gibson Heckert
Ferris State University - Welding Engineering Technology

Michael Stotts
The Ohio State University - Welding Engineering

Richard J. Seif Technical Sales and Marketing Scholarships
Award sponsored by Mr. Seif for a student pursuing a bachelor’s degree in engineering or business with a sales or marketing emphasis.

 

Alex Draheim
Ferris State University - Welding Engineering Technology

John M. Stropki Scholarships
Award sponsored by Mr. Stropki for a student pursuing a bachelor’s degree in welding engineering, or related, or a science major.

 

Jason Downie
Cleveland State University - Mechanical Engineering

Jordan Perrin
University of Cincinnati - Mechanical Engineering

Michael Sorine
The Ohio State University - Chemical Engineering

Greg Smith
Weber State University - Manufacturing Engineering Technology

John M. Stropki (STEM) Scholarship
Award sponsored by Mr. Stropki for a student pursuing a bachelor’s degree in teaching of a STEM subject.

 

Ashley Jones
Eastern Michigan University - Technology Management

Samuel Thomas Family, Welding Endowed National Scholarship
Award sponsored Mr. and Mrs. Thomas for a student enrolled in a Bachelor of Science welding related engineering program such as welding engineering, materials joining, welding engineering technology, materials joining technology, or metallurgy.

 

Nathaniel Lyon
Pennsylvania College of Technology - Welding & Fabrication Engineering Technology

Victor Technologies Award for Excellence in Cutting and Welding
Award sponsored by Victor Technologies.

 

Richard Little
Ferris State University - Welding Engineering Technology

Victor Technologies Cutting and Welding Scholarship
Award sponsored by Victor Technologies.

 

Garrett Lindgren
Ferris State University - Welding Engineering Technology

Robert W. White, Sr. Scholarship
Sponsored by JANDA Corporation to honor Mr. White, Sr.

 

August Schmiedeknecht
Ferris State University - Welding Engineering Technology

Ron Whitman Scholarship
This scholarship is sponsored by ARC Specialties to honor Mr. Whitman, and is for a student at LeTourneau University pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Materials Joining Engineering.

 

Nicholas Henry
LeTourneau University - Matierials Joining Engineering

       

2017-18 Educators Scholarships Recipients

For more information about Educator Scholarships, or how to apply, please visit the Educator Scholarships page.

National Educators Scholarships

Earl C. Lipphardt Educators Scholarship

 

Travis Crate – Clarion University

William (Bill) Kielhorn Educators Scholarships

 

Basil Wilber – Capella University

Timothy Turner Educators Scholarship

 

Melissa Stegall – California Polytechnic State University

Jackson Safety Scholarships

 

Eric Pope – Northern Arizona University

       

District Educators Scholarships

District #2 Educators Scholarship

 

Harry Graham – Temple University

District #3 Educators Scholarship

 

Bradley Brandmeir – Welder Training & Testing Institute

District #4 Educators Scholarship

 

Zebadiah Downey

District #5 Educators Scholarship

 

Ray Thomas

District #6 Educators Scholarship

 

Joshua Padlick

District #8 Educators Scholarship

 

David Porter

District #9 Educators Scholarship

 

Jeremy Whittemore – AWS Seminar

District #10 Educators Scholarship

 

Travis Crate – Clarion University

District #11 Educators Scholarship

 

Ashley Jones – Eastern Michigan University

District #12 Educators Scholarship

 

Basil Wilber – Capella University

District #13 Educators Scholarship

 

Kristine Christensen – Moraine Valley Community College

District #15 Educators Scholarship

 

Jay Gerdin

District #16 Educators Scholarship

 

Samantha Flynn – Metropolitan Community College

District #18 Educators Scholarship

 

Cornelio Ontiveros

District #20 Educators Scholarship

 

Christopher Ingram – AWS Seminar

District #21 Educators Scholarship

 

Eric Pope – Northern Arizona University

District #22 Educators Scholarship

 

Melissa Stegall – California Polytechnic State University

       

2017-18 Welder Workforce endowments Recipients

Sky Cylinder Testing Scholarship
Award sponsored by Sky Cylinder Testing for a student at Ivy Tech-Evansville.

 

Jessica Emge
Ivy Tech Community College-Evansville – Welding Technology

Welders Supply Co. Scholarship
Award sponsored by Welders Supply Co. for a student at Blackhawk Technical College.

 

Hunter Steadman
Blackhawk Technical College – Welding

Loren Vernon
Blackhawk Technical College – Welding

2017-18 District Scholarships Recipients

For more information about District Scholarships, or how to apply, please visit the District Scholarships page.

In its commitment to improve America’s productivity, the AWS Foundation provides funding assistance to help students wishing to pursue vocational, community college, or a degree program in a welding or related field of study. Scholarship recipients are selected annually at AWS District Conferences.

The students who will receive awards granted this year through the AWS Foundation are as follows:

District 1

 
 

Clayton Carroll – Maine Maritime Academy
Haley D. Cohen – SUNY College of Technology
Kelsey Strong Cordy – New England Institute of Technology
Brendan Glass – Maine Maritime Academy
Zachary Wayne Holbrook – Maritime Academy
Grant Lufkin – Maine Maritime Academy
Cameron Slayton – Advanced Welding Institute

Distirct 2

 
 

Daniel Ewing Filippelli – Pennsylvania College of Technology
Heather Lynn Gadomski – Pennsylvania College of Technology
Michael Oldroyd-Costello – Pennsylvania College of Technology
Kobi B. Ruark – Pennsylvania College of Technology
Cole Smith – Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology

District 3

 
 

Alex Maurice Barlow – Pennsylvania College of Technology
Erin Beaver – Pennsylvania College of Technology
Austin Levi Diehl – Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology
Caleb Ginder – Pennsylvania College of Technology
Jessica Lee Logue – Pennsylvania College of Technology
Nathaniel Henry Lyon – Pennsylvania College of Technology
Jordan Mann – Pennsylvania College of Technology
Jonathan Douglas Scheidhauer* – Pennsylvania College of Technology
Cody Lake Snyder – Pennsylvania College of Technology
Brian Edward Whelan – Pennsylvania College of Technology

District 4

 
 

Branden Michael Andrade – Pennsylvania State University
Garrett Corneliussen – Pennsylvania College of Technology
Dayton D. Fennell – Wayne Community College
Dalton David Fishel – Tulsa Welding School
Morgan Stubbs – J. Sargeant Reynolds Community College

District 5

 
 

Peterson Joseph – ECPI University
Patrick James Maher – Santa Fe College
Isaac Ortega – Aviation Institute of Maintenance
Dominick O. Trimble – Florida Gateway College
Jordan Werner – Valencia Community College

District 6

 
 

Jakendra Evelyn Bender – Alfred State SUNY College of Technology
Clayton S. Greenlief – Alfred State SUNY College of Technology
Katya Pechacek – Pennsylvania College of Technology
Ian Reiman – LeTourneau University

District 7

 
 

Justin Allan Dawn – Hobart Welding Institute of Technology
Jarod Fullard – Hobart Welding Institute of Technology
Griffin Karl Goldenbagen – Ohio State University
Gibson Heckert – Ferris State University
Jason Huntimer – Gateway Community and Technical College
Joseph Michael Studley – Ohio State University
Drew Thompson – Hobart Welding Institute of Technology
Eric M. Vetter* – Ferris State University

Distirct 8

 
 

Andrew Wilson Adams – John C. Calhoun State Community College
Martin J. Dickey – LeTourneau University
Robert Edward Dunlop – Northeast State Technical Community College
Trevor Leon Hines – Northwest Shoals Community College
Patience Roberts Hylton – Tennessee College of Applied Technology
Charlton Ross Lester – George C. Wallace State Community College
Michael Chris Lippincott – Wallace State Community College
Colby Andrew Million – C. Wallace State Community College
Dillon Thomas Norris
Kurtis Luke Odom – East Mississippi Community College
Logan Vance Potts – Mississippi Community College
Govanni Anthony Sanchez – George C. Wallace State Community College
Darrell Wilkey – International Diving Institute

District 9

 
 

Rhodrick Leon Augustus – Baton Rouge Community College
Richard Jackson Conn, II – Central Alabama Community College
Joshua Heathcock – Southern University and A&M College
Joshua Louis Klein – Pensacola Junior College
William B. Lamperez – Ohio State University
Philip Nassar – Bishop State Community College
Alana Brooke Striblin – West Georgia Technical College
Justin Wynn – Coastal Alabama Community College

District 10

 
 

Zachary Courtright – Ohio State University
Riley Hajec – Lincoln Electric Welding School
Benjamin Aaron Middleton – Pennsylvania College of Technology
Stephanie Margaret Puckly – Pennsylvania State University
Jonathan Douglas Scheidhauer* – Pennsylvania College of Technology
Gabriel Stein – Pennsylvania College of Technology

District 11

 
 

Troy Bearden – Ferris State University
Leah Clifton – LeTourneau University
Zachary M. Horton – Ferris State University
Erin Elizabeth Lalinsky – Ferris State University
CodyLee Charles Turrell – Ferris State University
Eric M. Vetter* – Ferris State University

District 12

 
 

Elizabeth Ann Bryant – Milwaukee Area Technical College
Alex Draheim – Ferris State University
Joshua Michael Hastreiter – Advanced Welding Institute
Richard Arthur Little – Ferris State University
Gabe C. Meyer – Ferris State University
Vincent Michael Ponti – Madison Area Technical College
John Rappette – Ferris State University
Dylan Ronald Rosenthal – Advanced Welding Institute
Samuel Abraham Spink – Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
Mark Stojanovic – Milwaukee Area Technical College
Steven Thomas Thoresen, Jr. – Ferris State University
Helton Vandenbush – Milwaukee School of Engineering
Blaine Walter Wisniewski – Milwaukee Area Technical College
Brandon Robert Wright – Northeast Wisconsin Technical College

District 13

 
 

Clifford Lee Aldrich – Rock Valley College
Brett Allpow – Ferris State University
Thorbjorn W. Haveman – College of DuPage
Cassandra Machen – Ferris State University
Christian Megna – Ferris State University
Erin Michele Meyers – Moraine Valley Community College
Anthony George Miserda – State University
Brandon Swanson – College of DuPage
James Witkowski – Ferris State University

District 14

 
 

Wyatt Amos Baldwin – Missouri Welding Institute
Alec Beard – Summerset Community College
Nathan Bearden – Kentucky Welding Institute
Brian James Favier – Ferris State University

District 15

 
 

Timothy Allen Baysinger – Chippewa Valley Technical College
Caleb Bellig – North Dakota State College of Science
Matthew Devin Dusek – Bismarck State College
Ross Rein – Chippewa Valley Technical College
Logan James Stockamp – Anoka Technical College
Victoria Margaret Vesely – Central Lakes College

District 16

 
 

David Guillermo Aguilar – Des Moines Area Community College
Charles Josef Aman – Southeast Community College
Devon Wayne Berrios – Southeast Technical Institute
Mitchell R. Camilletti – Washburn University
Kevin Corcoran – Metropolitan Community College
Ryan Fitzgerald – LeTourneau University
Samuel P. Haines – Southeast Community College
Darin James – South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
Ashley Hughes Raymond – Metropolitan Community College

District 17

 
 

Jamar A. Hill – Hill College
Blaine Hipp – Arkansas State University
Steven Marc Jones – Tulsa Welding School
Steven Monroe – Tarrant County College

District 18

 
 

Rachel Lea Brister – Lamar Institute of Technology
Anthony Ginanni – New Mexico State University-Dona Ana
Nicholas Aaron Henry – LeTourneau University
Jacqueline R. McGill – Lone Star College
Luis M. Martinez – El Paso Community College
Ginger Louise Plummer – New Mexico State University-Dona Ana
Joshua Rupert – LeTourneau University
Armando Zavala

District 19

 
 

Karsten M. Anderson – Colorado School of Mines
Christopher Aaron McGowen – Clover Park Technical College
Ryan McGuire – Ohio State University
Brandon Shawn Rose – Grays Harbor College
Lindsey Westcott – UA Piping Industry College of British Columbia

District 20

 
 

Joshua Quincy Burns – Pikes Peak Community College
Sydney Nicole Houghton – Pueblo Community College
Brody Scott Oliver – Colorado School of Mines
Zachary E. Sanders – Brigham Young University
Treven Sandoval – Pueblo Community College
Gregory James Smith – Weber State University
Gage Spears – Brigham Young University
Chantel Lynn Steele – San Juan College
Kaylie Adrianne Steele – San Juan College
Colby Winchester – Casper College

District 21

 
 

Daniel Alfield Boyer – Cochise College
Dominic Duncan – Central Arizona College
Austin Kishpaugh – Mesa Community College
Bryan E. Lara – Ohio State University
John Patrick McKibben – Long Beach City College
Danyelle J. Potter – Orange Coast College
Lavelle Curtis Scott – Gateway Community College
Hope Struse – Cochise College
Brock Robert Witt – Mesa Community College

District 22

 
 

Scott Bartholomew – Laney College
Aaron Douglas Bonds – Laney College
Richard V. Brutski – American River College
Skyler Bradham – Sierra College
Ezra Ellis, Jr. – National University Polytechnic Institute
Andrew J. Ferneau – Sierra College
Turrone George – American River College
Harold Thomas Greathouse III – Laney College
Jade Marie Larson-Iacovino – Sierra College
Evan Michaels Lyons – Sierra College
Miriam Noble – Sierra College
Elizabeth Regan – American River College
Dominica Rohozinski – Laney College
Arturo Serrano – Laney College
Maximilian Winkle – Laney College

       

* Indicates recipients for more than one District

2017-18 Section Named Scholarships Recipients

For more information about Section Named Scholarships, or how to apply, please visit the District Named and Section Named Scholarships page.

Section Named Scholarships

John Angers – Acadiana Section Scholarship
Award sponsored by the AWS Acadiana Section to honor Mr. Angers.

 

Keon Thomas
South Louisiana Community College – Precision Trades Welding

Charles Lewis, Jr. – AWS Acadiana Section Scholarship
Award sponsored by the AWS Acadiana Section to honor Mr. Lewis.

 

Dustin Hollahan
South Louisiana Community College – Precision Trades-Welding

Alberta Section Scholarship
Award sponsored by the AWS Alberta Section.

 

Yashar Ganjehanzabi
SAIT Polytechnic ‐ Welding Engineering Technology

Jarret Johner
SAIT Polytechnic ‐ Welding Engineering Technology

Paolo Kristian Panis
Northern Alberta Institute of Technology ‐ Material Engineering Technology

Ying Wang
University of Alberta ‐ Welding Engineering

AWS Arizona Section Hall of Knowledge Scholarship
Award sponsored by the AWS Arizona Section.

 

Hope Struse
Cochise College – Welding & Fabrication Engineering Technology

Baton Rouge Section Scholarship
Award sponsored by the AWS Baton Rouge Section.

 

Joshua Heathcock
Southern University & A&M College – Mechanical Engineer

William Lamperez
The Ohio State University – Welding Engineering

O.J. Templet - Baton Rouge Section Scholarship
Award sponsored by BR Welding Supply and other donors in memory of Mr. Templet.

 

Anthony Blakeney
Southeastern Louisiana University – Ph.D. Education

Seabury Waring - Boston Section Scholarship
Award sponsored by the AWS Boston Section.

 

Haley Cohen
SUNY College of Technology at Delhi – Welding

Central Valley-California Section Scholarship
Award sponsored by the AWS Central Valley Section.

 

Patrick Michels
College of the Sequoias – Welding Engineering Technology

Chattanooga Section Scholarships
Award sponsored by the AWS Chattanooga Section.

 

Logan Livesay
TCAT Crossville – Welding

Shawn McCann
TCAT Crossville – Welding Technology

Cade Varney
TCAT Crossville – Welding

Michael York
Tulsa Welding School – Welding

Chicago Section Scholarship
Award sponsored by the AWS Chicago Section.

 

Thorbjorn Haveman
College of DuPage – Welding

Erin Meyers
Moraine Valley Community College – Welding

Columbus Section Scholarship
Award sponsored by the AWS Columbus Section.

 

Kaitlin Davis
Hobart Institute of Welding Technology – Welding

Colten Didion
Tulsa Welding School – Professional Welder

Emily Flitcraft
The Ohio State University – Welding Engineering

Caleb Llaneza
The Ohio State University – Welding Engineering

Isaac Luther
The Ohio State University – Welding Engineering

Colorado Section Scholarships
Award sponsored by the AWS Colorado Section.

 

Zachary Bobo
Lincoln College of Technology – Welding Engineering Technology

Aaron Ettner
Northeastern Junior College – Welding

Cheryl Hawk
Colorado School of Mines – Metallurgy

Jacob Howard
Red Rocks Community College – Welding & Fabrication Engineering Technology

Nicholas McCurry
Northeastern Junior College – Welding

Brody S. Oliver
Colorado School of Mines – Materials Science and Engineering

B. W. Bain and D. A. Nicholas Scholarship Fund
Award sponsored by the AWS Cumberland Valley Section to honor Mr. Bain and Mr. Nicholas.

 

Robert McMullen
Harrisburg Area Community College – Engineering

Detroit Section Scholarships
Awards sponsored by the AWS Detroit Section.

 

Troy Bearden
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

Joel Beckham
LeTourneau University – Materials Joining

Dalton Benner
Monroe County Community College – Welding Engineering Technology

Cory Biltz
Pennsylvania College of Technology – Management & Organizational Leadership

Andrew Blalock
Washtenaw Community College – Welding

John Campbell
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

Maria Cantin
Washtenaw Community College – Welding

Joseph Carney
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

Leah Clifton
LeTourneau University – Materials Joining Engineering

Jacob Cobb
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

Keagan Cottick
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

Alex Draheim
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

Brian Favier
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

Michael Fox
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

Brian Hitts
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

Nicholas Horton
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

Zachary Horton
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

Susannah Kimberly
St. Clair Community College – Weld Art

Michael Kreuzer
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

Ty Lattimore (Robert L. Wilcox District Award)
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

Garrett Lindgren
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

Christian Megna
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

Zeke Miller
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

Randi Nord
Oakland Community College – Welding

Lindsay Nye
Pennsylvania College of Technology – Welding & Fabrication Engineering Technology

Bret Parks
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

Raymond Pippin
Northern Michigan University – Mechanical Engineering

Jeffery Revard
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

Michelle Riley (James W. Mitchell Scholarship)
Schoolcraft College – Welding/Metallurgy

Katherine Russell
Michigan Technological University – Materials Science Engineering

Ian Schwenke
Washtenaw Community College – Welding

Thomas Vaughn
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

Sean Walkowski
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

Justin Wolfram
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

Levi Woods
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

Joshua Zuckerman-Erd
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

Amos and Marilyn Winsand – Detroit Section Scholarship
Award sponsored by Amos and Marilyn Winsand and the AWS Detroit Section.

 

CodyLee Turrell
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

Lone Star - Black Gold Scholarship
Award sponsored by the East Texas Section.

 

Dakota Alexander
Tyler Junior College – Welding Technology

Greater Huntsville Section Scholarship
Award sponsored by the AWS Greater Huntsville Section.

 

Trevor Hines
Northwest Shoals Community College – Welding

Rayburn Johnson - Greater Huntsville Section Scholarship
Award sponsored by the AWS Greater Huntsville Section to honor Rayburn Johnson.

 

Andrew Adams
John C. Calhoun State Community College – Welding

Jerry Hope Scholarship
Award sponsored by Sections from District 19.

 

Karsten Anderson
Colorado School of Mines – Welding Engineering

Ryan McGuire
Ohio State University – Welding Engineering

Houston Section Spirit of Welding Scholarship
Award sponsored by the AWS Houston Section.

 

Tyler Farley
Lone Star College – Inspection Technology

Dennis K. and Robin Eck –Houston Section Scholarship
Award sponsored by Dennis Eck for students in the Houston area.

 

Andrew Franke
Texas State Technical College – Welding

George Kampschafer – Houston Section Scholarship
Award sponsored by the Houston Section to honor George Kampschafer.

 

No recipient for 2017–2018.

Dr. Daryl Morgan – Houston Section Scholarship
Award sponsored by the Houston Section to honor Dr. Morgan.

 

Joshua Rupert
LeTourneau University – Materials Joining Engineering

Ronald Theiss – Houston Section Scholarship
Award sponsored by the Houston Section and the Theiss family.

 

Dakota Akins
Tulsa Welding School – Welding

Ron Van Arsdale – Houston Section Scholarship
Award sponsored by the Houston Section to honor Ronald Van Arsdale.

 

Jacqueline McGill
Lone Star College – Inspection Technology Specialization

Idaho/Montana Section Named Scholarship
Awards sponsored by the Idaho/Montana Section for students in their Section.

 

Austin Butler
Brigham Young University-Idaho – Welding Engineering Technology

Daniel Jacintho
Montana Tech of the University of Montana – Welding Engineering Technology

Mike Lynn
Brigham Young University-Idaho – Welding Engineering Technology

Jacob Maughan
Brigham Young University-Idaho – Welding Engineering Technology

Zachary Sanders
Brigham Young University-Idaho – Welding Engineering Technology

Trevor Shepherd
Brigham Young University-Idaho – Welding Engineering Technology

Gage Spears
Brigham Young University-Idaho – Welding Engineering Technology

Dale & Marolyn Mortensen – Idaho/Montana Section Scholarship
Award sponsored by the Idaho/Montana Section to honor Mr. & Mrs. Mortensen.

 

Jacob Maughan
Brigham Young University-Idaho – Welding Engineering Technology

Katie McCormick
Helena College-University of Montana – Welding

Paul O'Leary Memorial - Idaho Montana Section Scholarship
Award sponsored by the Idaho/Montana Section to honor Paul O’Leary.

 

Daniel Jacintho
Montana Tech of the University of Montana – Welding Engineering Technology

Brant Family - Indiana Oxygen Scholarship
Award sponsored by the Brant Family and Indiana Oxygen for an Indiana student.

 

Jacob Speckman
Hobart Institute of Welding Technology – Combination, Structural & Pipe Welding

Indiana Section/Bob Richwine Scholarship
Award sponsored by the AWS Indiana Section to honor Mr. Richwine.

 

Michael Boe
Ivy Tech Community College – Industrial Technology

Jacob Speckman
Hobart Institute of Welding Technology – Combination, Structural & Pipe Welding

Iowa Section Scholarship
Award sponsored by the Iowa Section.

 

Samuel Haines
Southeast Community College – Welding

David Landon - Iowa Section Scholarship
This scholarship is to enable young welders to develop and refine their abilities through education and to aid them in their efforts to accomplish extraordinary things.

 

Nathan Boldt
Des Moines Area Community College – Welding

Lancaster Section Scholarships
Award sponsored by the AWS Lancaster Section.

 

Nathaniel Lyon
Pennsylvania College of Technology – Welding & Fabrication Engineering Technology

Lehigh Valley Professor Robert D. Stout Scholarships
Award sponsored by the Lehigh Valley Section to honor Dr. Stout.

 

Jessica Logue
Pennsylvania College of Technology – Welding & Fabrication Engineering Technology

Gene Lawson and George Rolla Section Scholarships
Award sponsored by the AWS Los Angeles-Inland Empire Section to honor Mr. Lawson and Mr. Rolla.

 

Alec Solano
Don Bosco Technical Institute – Underwater Welding

Los Angeles/Inland Empire Section Scholarships
Award sponsored by the AWS Los Angeles-Inland Empire Section.

 

Alec Solano
Advanced Weldtec, Inc. – Underwater Welding

John F. Hinrichs Memorial Scholarship
Award sponsored by the AWS Milwaukee Section and friends and family of Mr. Hinrichs.

 

Leah Clifton
LeTourneau University – Materials Joining Engineering

Alex Draheim
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

Austin Fesler
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

Garrett Lindgren
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

Daniella Morris
The Ohio State University – Welding Engineering

Paul 'Jerry' Betts Scholarships (Mobile Section)
Award sponsored by the AWS Mobile Section to honor Mr. Betts.

 

Joshua Klein
Pensacola State College – Welding

Eleanor Ezell Honorary Scholarship (Mobile Section)
Award sponsored by the AWS Mobile Section to honor Ms. Ezell.

 

Michael Lipford
Tom P. Haney Technical Center – Welding Technology

William H. Harrison, Jr., Memorial Scholarship (Mobile Section)
Award sponsored by the AWS Mobile Section to honor Mr. Harrison.

 

Kevin Masterson II
The University of Alabama – Mechanical Engineering

Ronald C. and Joyce Pierce - Mobile Section Scholarships
Award sponsored by Joyce A. Pierce and Ronald C. Pierce, AWS Past President.

 

Kolton Lehman
University of South Alabama &nDash; Mechanical Engineering

Matthew McCall
Mississippi State University – Software Engineering

Stephen F. Carlisle Scholarship (Mobile Section)
Award sponsored by the AWS Mobile Section to honor Mr. Carlisle.

 

Eddysbel Garrido
Alabama Pipe Welders Academy – Pipe Welding

David Harkey
Pensacola State College – Welding Technology

Nathaniel Scott
Alabama Pipe Welders Academy – Pipe Welding

Leo D. Veal Memorial Scholarship (Mobile Section)
Award sponsored by the AWS Mobile Section to honor Mr. Veal.

 

Philip Nassar
Bishop State Community College – Welding

Nebraska Section - Monty Rodgers Scholarship
Award sponsored by the AWS Nebraska Section to honor Mr. Rodgers.

 

Kevin Corcoran
Metropolitan Community College – Welding

Nashville Section Scholarship
Award sponsored by the Nashville Section.

 

Garrett Eberly
TCAT-Crossville – Welding & Pipe Fitting Technology

New Mexico Section 75 Scholarship
Award sponsored by the AWS New Mexico Section.

 

Joris Hochanadel
Colorado School of Mines – Metallurgical & Materials Engineering

Andrew McKinley
Central New Mexico Community College – Welding Technology

New Mexico Section 75 Bauman Industrial Laboratories Scholarship
Award sponsored by Bauman Industrial Labs for a student in New Mexico Section 75.

 

Spencer McLain
Central New Mexico Community College – Welding Technology

Al and Pat Fleury Scholarship
Award sponsored by Mr. Fleury.

 

Joshua Granda
Triangle Tech Inc. – Welding & Fabrication Engineering Technology

North Central Florida Section Scholarship Fund
Award sponsored by the AWS North Central Florida Section.

 

Marco Raya
Valencia College – Welding

Tim Hatten Memorial CWI Scholarship
Award sponsored by the North Texas to honor Mr. Hatten.

 

Logan Beans
American Welding Society – CWI

Northwest Section - Mace Harris Scholarship
Award sponsored by the Northwest Section 019 to honor Mr. Harris.

 

Ross Rein
Chippewa Valley Technical College – Welding

Northwest Secton/Mike Albers Production Engineering Scholarship
Award sponsored by the Northwest Section 019 to honor Mr. Albers.

 

Logan Stockamp
Anoka Technical College – Welding

Northwest Section - Mike Hanson & Bob Sands Scholarship
Award sponsored by the Northwest Section 019 to honor Mr. Hanson and Mr. Sands.

 

Timothy Baysinger
Chippewa Valley Technical College – Welding Engineering Technology

Philadelphia Section Scholarship
Sponsored by the AWS Philadelphia Section.

 

Daniel Filippelli
Pennsylvania College of Technology – Welding & Fabrication Engineering Technology

Heather Gadomski
Pennsylvania College of Technology – Welding & Fabrication Engineering Technology

Johnathan Getty
Drexel University – PSE&G Nuclear Tech

Praxair Limited Scholarship
Award sponsored by Praxair to support to welding and metal fabrication students as they prepare for rewarding careers in the industries and communities served.

 

Cleveland
Bryan Lara – Ohio State University
Tyler Olson – Lincoln Electric Welding School

Detroit
Alexander Neal – Macomb Community College

Fox Valley
Zachary Anklam – Advanced Welding Institute
Olivia Arreola – Fox Valley Technical College

Houston
Nicholas Henry – LeTourneau University

Kansas City
Ashley Raymond – Metropolitan Community College

Long Beach/Orange County
Bryan Lara – The Ohio State University
Miles Woolery – Long Beach City College

Los Angeles/Inland Empire
Erik Langarica – Los Angeles Trade-Technical College
Bernardo Martinez – Los Angeles Trade-Technical College

North Carolina
Jeannette Low – Wake Technical Community College (Triangle)

North Texas (Dallas)
Jose Bermudez – Texas A&M University

Portland
Jarod Kennedy – Clark College
Ryan Sunderlin – Clark College

Tulsa
Chase Barrow – Oklahoma State University

Utah (Salt Lake City)
Christina Noinaj – Salt Lake Community College
Gregory Smith – Weber State University

Puget Sound Chuck Daily Scholarship
Award sponsored by the Puget Sound Section to honor Mr. Daily.

 

Ryan McGuire
The Ohio State University – Welding Engineering

Reading Section Millennium Scholarship
Award sponsored by the AWS Reading Section.

 

Kyle W. Machamer
Pennsylvania College of Technology – Welding and Fabrication Engineering Technology

Hil Bax Scholarship
Award sponsored by the St. Louis Section to honor Hil Bax.

 

Ezekiel Baskerville
Vatterott College – Welding

Garner Kimbrell - AWS St. Louis Section Scholarship
Award sponsored by the St. Louis Section to honor Mr. Kimbrall.

 

Corvie Hill
Vatterott College – Combination Welding

Dale Flood – Sacramento Section Scholarship
Award sponsored by Mr. and Mrs. Flood.

 

Eric Peterson
Sierra College – Welding

Keegin Wood
American River College – Welding & Fabrication Engineering Technology

Tri-Tool, Inc. – Sacramento Section Scholarship
Award sponsored by Tri-Tool and the Sacramento Section.

 

Daniel Keithley
Sierra College – Welding

Mindy Mesec
Sierra College – Nondestructive Testing

Saginaw Valley Section Scholarship
Award sponsored by the AWS Saginaw Valley Section.

 

Nicholas Berchert
Ferris State University – Welding

Keagan Cottick
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

San Francisco Section Scholarship
Award sponsored by the San Francisco Section for a student in their Section.

 

Sean Pasley
Laney College – Welding

Louis DeFreitas - Santa Clara Valley Section Scholarship
Award sponsored by the Santa Clara Valley Section in recognition of Lou DeFreitas.

 

Ryan Boyd
American River College – Welding

Rebecca Cantaberry
Sierra College – Welding

Alicia Giomi
Sierra College – Welding

David Pearl Jr. Scholarship
Award sponsored by the AWS South Florida Section to honor Mr. Pearl.

 

Andres Cowley
Florida State University – Civil Engineering

H.D. Rivere Scholarship (South Florida Section)
Sponsored by the South Florida Section to honor Mr. Rivere.

 

Andrew Haeffner
Massachusetts Institute of Technology – Robotic Engineering

Brett Haeffner
Massachusetts Institute of Technology – Robotic Engineering

Pat Wagner - Southeast Nebraska Section Scholarships
Award sponsored by the Southeast Nebraska Section to honor Pat Wagner.

 

Joshua Hornung
Southeast Community College – Welding

Corbett Steele
Southeast Community College – Welding

WELSCO Stephen E. Harrison Memorial Scholarship
Award sponsored by WELSCO in memory of Mr. Harrison.

 

Nicholas Walters
Arkansas Welding Academy – Welding

Aim High – Jerry Clay Scholarship
Award sponsored by Ms. Toni Clay.

 

Richard Little
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

Cassandra Machen
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

Levi Woods
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

Apex Controls – Bernie TeBos Scholarship
Award sponsored by Apex Controls.

 

John Rappette
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

Dietrich and Betty Roth Scholarship
Sponsored by Mr. and Mrs. Roth for students in the West Michigan Section.

 

Eric Vetter
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

James Koster Scholarship
Award sponsored by the West Michigan Section to honor James Koster.

 

Gibson Heckert
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

RoMan Manufacturing Scholarship (West Michigan)
Award sponsored by RoMan Manufacturing for a student in Michigan.

 

Justin Wolfram
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

West Michigan Section Scholarships #1
Award.

 

Bryce Canada
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

August Schmiedeknecht
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

Casey Urlaub
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

Kevin Volesky
Delta College – Welding Engineering Technology

West Michigan Section Scholarships #2
Award sponsored by the West Michigan Section.

 

Justin Smith
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

York Central PA Scholarships
Award sponsored by the York Central PA Section.

 

Alex Barlow
Pennsylvania College of Technology – Welding and Fabrication Engineering Technology

Heather Gadomski
Pennsylvania College of Technology – Welding and Fabrication Engineering Technology

       

2017-18 District Named Scholarships Recipients

For more information about District Named Scholarships, or how to apply, please visit the District Named and Section Named Scholarships page.

District Named Scholarships

District 3 Scholarship
Sponsored by the former AWS Baltimore Section.

 

Jessica Logue
Pennsylvania College of Technology – Welding and Fabrication Engineering Technology

Shirley Bollinger - District 3 Scholarship
Sponsored by ESAB, District 3, and many individual donors.

 

Jessica Logue
Pennsylvania College of Technology – Welding and Fabrication Engineering Technology

Nathaniel Lyon
Pennsylvania College of Technology – Welding and Fabrication Engineering Technology

Ed Cable–BU G-O Systems District 7 Scholarship
Award sponsored by The Cable Family and BUG-O Systems.

 

Daniella Morris
The Ohio State University – Welding Engineering

AWS Detroit Section, District 11 Fred Ellicott Scholarship for Arc Welding
Award sponsored by AWS Detroit Section.

 

Ty Lattimore
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

AWS Detroit Section, District 11 Dietrich Roth Scholarship for Resistance Welding
Award sponsored by AWS Detroit Section.

 

Nicholas Horton
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

District 13 Scholarship
Award sponsored by AWS District 13.

 

Brett Allpow
Ferris State University – Welding Engineering Technology

Lynnes Welding Training Scholarship
Award sponsored by Lynnes Welding Training for a student in District 15.

 

Jacob Barry
Lynnes Welding Training – Welding

Zachary Chenze
Lynnes Welding Training – Welding

Michael Vasek
Lynnes Welding Training – Welding

District 20 – Women of Gases & Welding Scholarship
Award sponsored by the Women of Gases & Welding.

 

Sydney Houghton
Pueblo Community College – Welding

Nancy and Barry Carlson - District 20 Scholarship
Award sponsored by Nancy and Barry Carlson for a student in District 20.

 

James Rau
Dawson Community College – Welding

Bob and Evelyn Schneider - District 21 Scholarship
Award sponsored by Mrs. Schneider for a student in District 21, who will reflect Mr. Schneider’s beliefs.

 

William Hulsey
Central Arizona College – Welding Engineering Technology

District 22 Scholarship
Award sponsored by the AWS Sections within District 22.

 

Andy Shirk
Sierra College – Welding & Fabrication Engineering Technology

       

2017-18 Welder Training Scholarship Recipients

These scholarships are available to each District to award 10 $1,000 scholarships to students pursuing studies to be a welder.

For more information about Welder Training Scholarships, or how to apply, please visit the Welder Training Scholarships page.

District 1

 

Ben Brooks – Advanced Welding Institute
Haley Cohen – State University of New York at Delhi
Kelsey Cordy – New England Institute of Technology
Nicholas Derosier – White Mountains Community College
Eric Glidden – New England Institute of Technology
Scott Johnson – Advanced Welding Institute
Alex Munyon – Advanced Welding Institute
Nicholas Rolfe – White Mountain Community College

Distirct 2

 

Alex Gazdalski – Morris County Vocational School District
Michael Lavery – Morris County Vocational School District
Russell Verdolina – Elite Welder Training & Testing

District 3

 

Colby Bothun – Pennsylvania College of Technology
David Heffelfinger, Jr. – York County School of Technology
Nicolas Henry – Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology
Colton Herb – Thaddeus Stevens College of Technology
Karl Machamer – Pennsylvania College of Technology
Chase Snyder – Pennsylvania College of Technology
Craig Soloman – Northampton Community College
Brian Turnbach – Northampton Community College
Samuel Voges – Northampton Community College
Shane Wallace – Northampton Community College

District 4

 

William Luke Adams – Surry Community College
Austin Crippen – Hobart Institute of Welding Technology
Will Cumming – Surry Community College
Mike DeWitt – Surry Community College
David Andrew Healy – Tri-County Technical College
Jared Miller – Surry Community College
Jared Roundy – Surry Community College
Guyunia Smith – Thomas Nelson Community College
Walter W. Smith, Jr. – Thomas Nelson Community College
Ricky H. Swing – Davidson County Community College

District 5

 

Walter Gentzel – Lanier Technical College
George Hollingsworth, III – Valencia Advanced Manufacturing
Nicholus Huey – Aviation Institute of Maintenance
Joshua Huggins – International Diving Institute
Crystal Koen – Aviation Institute of Maintenance
Robert Lee – Florida State College at Jacksonville
Patrick Maher – Santa Fe College
Isaac Ortega Perez – Aviation Institute of Maintenance
Matthew Spencer – Florida Technical College
Leighton Stegmayer – Lanier Technical College

District 6

 

Jakendra Bender – Alfred State College of Technology
Adam Benkleman – Jamestown Community College
Austin Echard – Institute of Medical and Business Careers
Jacob Kachmar – Susquehanna County Career and Technology Center
Matthew Rucco – Lincoln Electric Welding School
Cole Yankowski – State University of New York at Delhi

Distirct 8

 

Christian Fulcher – East Mississippi Community College
Damon Fulcher – East Mississippi Community College
Joshua Gardenhire – Chattanooga State Community College
Coleman Shivers – Wallace State Community College

District 9

 

Christopher Carden – Haney Technical Center
Richard Conn II – Central Alabama Community College
Ashley Jackson – Haney Technical Center
Stephen Earl Hall – Jefferson State Community College
Benjamin Lee – West Georgia Technical College
Nicholas McGlynn – Hobart Institute of Welding Technology
Jeffrey T. O’Neil – Jefferson State Community College
Michael Payne – Jefferson State Community College
Terence Sanders – Shelton State Community College
John Philip Skinner – Jefferson State Community College
Oliver Washington III – Central Louisiana Technical Community College

District 10

 

Jeremy Carlson – Pennsylvania College of Technology
Bryan Chase – Institute of Welding
Kody Cropp – Laurel Technical Institute
James H. Gravley III – Lincoln Electric Welding School
Riley Hajec – Lincoln Electric Welding School
Erika Krakowski – Polaris Career Center
Michael Malloy – Polaris Career Center
Bennet Podlogar – Lincoln Electric Welding School
Gabriel Stein – Pennsylvania College of Technology
Jesse Tomczak – Lincoln Electric Welding School

District 11

 

Logan Born – Delta College
Dalton Bradley – Northwestern Michigan College
Alexander Cholmakjian – Washtenaw Community College
Terry Clarke – Lansing Community College
Jacob Dittemore – Owens Community College
Zachary Dominique – Hobart Institute of Welding Technology
Armand Dulin – Muskegon Community College
Allen Hall – Lansing Community College
Zachary Jablonski – Delta College
Degan Rigby – CDA Institute

District 12

 

Tyler Anderson – Advanced Welding Institute
Jamie Beals – Gogebic Community College
Caleb Jackson – Gogebic Community College

District 13

 

Kevin Garcia – Tulsa Welding School
Thorbjorn Haveman – College of Dupage
Erin Meyers – Moraine Valley Community College
Berek Outlaw – Moraine Valley Community College
Nicholas E. Powelson – Rock Valley College
David Wardynski – Kankakee Community College

District 14

 

Bryce Fuleki – Ivy Tech Community College
Jatelix Rhodes – Vatterott College

District 15

 

Jake Donahue – Lynnes Welding Training
Preston Liescheidt – Lynnes Welding Training
Phillipe Maxwell – Lynnes Welding Training
Heather Oehrlein – St. Paul College
Maria Peterson – Anoka Technical College
Michael Vasek – Lynnes Welding Training

District 16

 

Charles Aman – Southeast Community College
Kevin Corcoran – Metropolitan Community College
Trenton Elsen – North Central Kansas Tech
Makayla Flora – Southwestern Community College
Garret Oeding – Hutchinson Community College
Yemir Polier – Metro Community College
Kristofer Smith – DMACC Southridge Center
Damien Stamps – Kansas City Kansas Community College
Anthony Swift – Community College
Austin White – Tulsa Welding School

District 17

 

Justin Beaudean – Bossier Parish Community College
Joshua Beck – State Technical College
Samuel Choi – Tarrant County College
Asa Martinez – Tulsa Welding School
Joshua Pennekamp – Ozarks Technical Community College
Carlos Ruiz – Tyler Junior College
Colton Veselka – Texas State Technical College

District 18

 

Dakota Akins – Tulsa Welding School
Rachel Brister – Lamar Institute of Technology
Cheyenne Kuta – Texas State Technical College
Joseph Sachsenmeyer – South Texas Vocational Technical Institute

District 19

 

Maria Ellinger – Columbia Basin College
Ryan Kneib – Spokane Community College
Alan Lund – Portland Community College
Katlyn Radys – Clackamas Community College
Jeremy Rawley – University of Alaska Anchorage
Kellen Schroeder – Grays Harbor Community College

District 21

 

Daniel Pittman – Southern California Welding Training & Testing Center

District 22

 

Timothy E. Foster – College of the Sequoias
Luis Garcia – College of the Sequoias
Brandon Michael Hlade – Truckee Meadows Community College
Christian Pringle – College of the Sequoias
Elizabeth Regan – American River College

       

2016-17 International Scholarship Recipient

For more information about International Scholarships, or how to apply, please visit the International Scholarships page.

 

Maneel Bharadwaj
University of Tennessee - Knoxville – Ph.D. Materials Science and Engineering