Shun Lien Chuang Memorial Award for Excellence in Graduate Education

Established 2015

DESCRIPTION:

The Chuang Family, along with alumni, faculty, and friends, established this award in memory of Professor Shun Lien Chuang, a beloved faculty member in ECE who spent 30 years as a prolific researcher and caring teacher. The award supports outstanding graduate students within the department.

REQUIREMENTS:

The award recipient shall be enrolled in the College of Engineering of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign as a graduate student.

APPLICATIONS:

The online application forms will be advertised on My.ECE. A complete application should consist of the student’s resume, his/her list of publications, and 2 letters of recommendation, which should be emailed to Pascal Youakim (youakim2@illinois.edu).

SELECTION PROCESS:

All applications for the Award will be selected by a faculty committee based on the above criteria.

AWARD:

The award carries a stipend of up to $3,000. The recipient is recognized at the annual ECE Student Award Banquet in the spring. The name of the recipient will be displayed permanently on a digital display in the ECE Building.

Past Recipients of the Award:

Year Recipients
2017 Siddhanth Munukutla
2016 Guan-Lin Su
2015 Guan-Lin Su