2014-2015 Academic Year AISC Scholarships


Thank you to all of the students who applied for the 2014-2015 AISC Scholarships. A special congratulations to the winners of the 2014-2015 awards!

2014-2015 Academic Year Winners

Scholarship Award Winner(s)
AISC Education Foundation - Fred R. Havens Fund 1 x $5,000
Ryan Whelchel, Kansas State University
AISC Education Foundation - W&W AFCO Steel Fund 1 x $5,000 Matthew Watters, University of Arkansas
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5 x $5,000

Corey Aumiller, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Thomas Dacanay, Virginia Tech
Erik McAdams, Stanford University
Mara Minner, University of California, Berkeley
Jennifer Tovar, Brigham Young University
1 x $4,000 Jennifer Kearney, The Pennsylvania State University
8 x $2,500 Kayla Arruda, Northeastern University
Alexander Lakocy, Georgia Institute of Technology
Luke Livers, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Greg Phattanachitchon, State University of New York at Buffalo
Andrew Salber, University of California, Berkeley
Donald Shaw, University of Southern Indiana
Tyler Thorson, Iowa State University
Karen Wang, Northwestern University
3 x $2,000 Nicholas Brandis, Northwestern University
Andrew Sonta, Northwestern University
Jakob Sumearll, University of Wyoming
AISC / Associated Steel Erectors of Chicago 5 x $3,000
Nicholas Brandis, Northwestern University
Sara Ibarra, Northwestern University
Jingyu Lee, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Andrew Sonta, Northwestern University
Heather Todak, Purdue University
AISC / Rocky Mountain Steel Construction Association 1 x $3,000 Jakob Sumearll, University of Wyoming
AISC / Southern Association of Steel Fabricators 2 x $2,500 Anthony Hendren, University of Kentucky
Alexander Lakocy, Georgia Institute of Technology
AISC / Ohio Structural Steel Association 1 x $2,500 Abigail Ping, University of Cincinnati
AISC / Indiana Fabricators Association 4 x $500 Sijun He, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Ethan Hess, Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne
Allison Rotella, University of Notre Dame
Steve Warner, Valparaiso University
AISC / W&W Steel - Oklahoma State University 3 x $4,000 Bri Friedman, Oklahoma State University
Charles Spencer Nokes, Oklahoma State University
Benjamin Schwarz, Oklahoma State University
3 x $3,000 Matthew Mestre, Oklahoma State University
Kaylee Roper, Oklahoma State University
Preston Williams, Oklahoma State University

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The 2014-2015 judging panel included:

Ben Baer, Baer Associates Engineers
David Bibbs, Cannon Design
Christopher Brown, Skidmore Owings & Merrill
Erin Criste, AISC
Colleen Malone, HW Lochner
Carol Post, Thornton Tomasetti


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Note: The 2014-15 application is now closed.

Deadline: May 1, 2014

Download a PDF of the AISC Scholarships flyer.



AISC Education Foundation Scholarships.................................................... $65,000 in awards!

Awards vary from $2,000-$5,000
Undergraduate Juniors, Seniors or Master’s level graduate students
Civil Engineering, Architectural Engineering, Construction Engineering, or Construction Management programs
Full-time students
U.S. citizen


AISC/Associated Steel Erectors of Chicago................................................... award: 5 x $3,000

Undergraduate Juniors, Seniors or Master’s level graduate students
Civil or Architectural Engineering programs
Attending universities in IL or IN full-time
U.S. citizen


AISC/Southern Association of Steel Fabricators........................................... award: 2 x $2,500

Undergraduate Juniors, Seniors or Master’s level graduate students
Attending universities in AL, FL, GA, KY, LA, MS, TN full-time
U.S. citizen


AISC/Ohio Structural Steel Association......................................................... award: 1 x $2,500

Undergraduate Juniors and Seniors
Civil, Architectural or Construction Engineering, or Construction Management programs
Attending universities in OH full-time
U.S. citizen


AISC/Rocky Mountain Steel Construction Association................................. award: 1 x $3,000

Undergraduate Senior or Master’s level graduate students
Civil or Architectural Engineering programs
Attending universities in C0 or WY full-time
U.S. citizen


AISC/Great Lakes Fabricators & Erectors Association................................. award: 1 x $5,000

Master’s level graduate students
Civil or Architectural Engineering programs
Attending universities in MI full-time
U.S. citizen