Harriett and Robert Perry Fellowship Award

Established 1996

Description:

In 1996 the Harriett & Robert Perry Fellowship was created by a gift from Robert Perry, an alumnus of our department. Mr. Perry and his late wife wished to establish a fund that would help to ease the financial burden for students in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering seeking an advanced degree.

 

Criteria:

The awardees are selected using the following criteria:

  • The recipient must be a graduate student in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
  • The recipient must have demonstrated promise in his/her graduate program.
  • The recipient must demonstrate financial need as a result of the need to support a family, lack of funding, etc.
  • Applicants must not be graduating before May of the next calendar year.

Applications:

Applications for the fellowship may be submitted online. The application period will be advertised on My.ECE during the Spring semester.

Selection Process:

The Department's Fellowship Committee reviews the nomination and makes the selection.

Past Recipients of the Award:

School Year Recipient
2017-2018 Benjamin Lew
2016-2017 Thinh T. Doan
2015-2016 Thinh T. Doan
2015-2016 Michael Jo
2014-2015 Chen Zhang
2013-2014 Yi Chen
2012-2013 Feng Xiong
2011-2012 Shehla Rana
2010-2011 Nathan Jack
2009-2010 Gang Wang
2008-2009 Lae-Hoon Kim
2007-2008 Hyung-Seok Hahm
Stephen Lindemann
2006-2007 Uttam Reddy
2005-2006 Robert Balog
2004-2005 Ananya Sen Gupta
2003-2004 Yunhui Chu
2002-2003 Mohamed Omar
2001-2002 Sujay Sanghavi
2000-2001 Kiwook Kim
1999-2000 Jonathan Ashbrook
1998-1999 Guobin Liu
1997-1998 Daniel Logue