Lauren Kelley Memorial Scholarship

Established 2007

Description:

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.

Requirements:

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.

Award:

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 at the annual spring ECE Awards and Recognition Banquet.

Past Recipients of the Award:

Year Recipients
2018-2019 Farzana Haque
2017-2018 Shuijing Liu, Madison Wilson
2016-2017 Kristina Chu, Yuan Chih Wu
2015-2016 Kristina Chu
2014-2015 Narae Yoon
2013-2014 Manfei Wu
2012-2013 Qi Yang
2011-2012 Hannah Hasken, Liana Nicklaus
2010-2011 Cori Johnson