Lauren Kelley Memorial Scholarship
This scholarship is given in memory of Lauren Elizabeth Kelley, granddaughter of Dr. Richard E. and Mrs. Barbara A. Blahut. Lauren passed away at the age of 14 after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Dr. Blahut served as head of the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department from 2000 to 2008.
The recipients must be undergraduates in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, with preference given to female students and residents of New York or Virginia.
Selection Process :
The head of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, or designee, determines the recipients.
The head of the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, or designee, determines the amount of the scholarship to be awarded.
PAST RECIPIENTS OF THE AWARD:
Year Recipients 2013-2014 Manfei Wu 2012-2013 Qi Yang 2011-2012 Hannah Hasken, Liana Nicklaus 2010-2011 Cori Johnson