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. The recipient(s) will be recognized during an annual Student Awards Banquet. All student recipients are featured on the second floor of the ECE Building's Student Honors Wall.
Past Recipients of the Award
|2017-2018||Shuijing Liu, Madison Wilson|
|2016-2017||Kristina Chu, Yuan Chih Wu|
|2011-2012||Hannah Hasken, Liana Nicklaus|