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ECE 2008 award recipients announced

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By Lauren Eichmann, ECE Illinois
April 18, 2008

  • Nine students were chosen according to specific requirements and selection process designated by the individual awards.
  • All students will be recognized at an awards banquet later this month.

The ECE Department has announced the Outstanding Junior and Senior scholarship awardees for 2008. The following nine students were chosen according to specific requirements and selection process designated by the individual awards. Almost all of the undergraduate scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic merit and extracurricular activities at Illinois. All students will be recognized at an awards banquet later this month.

Visit the ECE Undergraduate Scholarships and Awards page for more information about the criteria for each award.

Outstanding Junior Awards
 

Vishnu  Sivaji
Vishnu Sivaji
Ellery B. Paine Outstanding Junior Award
$2,500
I-Ru  Chen
I-Ru Chen
Michael E. Napier Memorial Award
$1,000
David F. Rockwood, Jr
David F. Rockwood, Jr
Oakley Award in ECE
$1,500
Yanzhu  Wang
Yanzhu Wang
Oakley Award in ECE
$1,500
Kuang  Xu
Kuang Xu
Robert C. MacClinchie Scholarship
$10,000

Outstanding Senior Awards

Elaine Ying-Lian Wah
Elaine Ying-Lian Wah
A.R. "Buck" Knight Award
$2,500
Catherine Lih-Lian Wah
Catherine Lih-Lian Wah
Marcia Peterman Award
$2,500
Vincent E. Dorgan
Vincent E. Dorgan
John Bardeen Undergraduate Award
$2,000
Erik C. Johnson
Erik C. Johnson
Timothy N. Trick Award
$1,500

Editor's note: media inquiries should be directed to Brad Petersen, Director of Communications, at bradp@illinois.edu or (217) 244-6376.

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