Dr. Kenneth P. and Claire V. Gibbs Scholarship

Established 2010

Description:

This scholarship was established by Dr. Kenneth P. (MS '80) and Claire V. Gibbs to provide financial aid to undergraduate students.

Requirements:

The recipients must be juniors or seniors in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with an outstanding scholastic record. Preference is given to students with financial need.

Selection Process :

In September the ECE Department distributes scholarship data forms to students in the top 15% of the junior class and the top 15% of the senior class. The Scholarship Committee then reviews the scholarship data forms and identifies the students to receive the award. Three students will be chosen for this scholarship.

Award:

The scholarship carries a stipend of $1,000. The recipient is recognized at the annual ECE Awards Banquet in April.

Past Recipients of the Award:

Year Recipients
2016-2017 Huiyuan Liu
2015-2016 Vibhakar Vemulapati
2014-2015 Shawn Ahn
2013-2014 Junheng Zhu
2012-2013 Liana Nichklaus
2011-2012 Savan Kadakiya
2010-2011 Steven Bettenhausen