Chicago Regional Chapter
Annual Undergraduate Scholarship Application
1. Carl Samans Award ($1500 – One Award)
The Carl Samans Award is a memorial award in honor of Dr. Carl Samans. Among his many accomplishments, Dr. Samans was a member of ASM for 47 years, past president and trustee of ASM International, Assistant Director of Research for American Oil (Amoco) and served on the faculty of Lehigh University, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and Penn State University. The purpose of this award is to recognize and encourage outstanding students to continue their pursuit of a career in materials science and metallurgical engineering. The award is for $1500 and goes directly to the student.
2. Chicago Regional Chapter Award ($1000 - One Award)
The Chicago Regional Chapter Award recognizes and encourages students to pursue careers in the materials science and metallurgical engineering at any of the educational institutions in the Chicago region. The award is for $1000 and goes directly to the student.
All undergraduate students beyond Freshman year majoring, or considering study of Material Science, Metallurgical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering (concentration in the material applications only) at any of the Chicago regional institutions, including the Illinois Institute of Technology, Northwestern University, Northern Illinois University (Naperville) and University of Illinois at Chicago are eligible.
v Academic accomplishments
v Work experience
v Campus activities / Accomplishments
v Faculty or supervisor (work) recommendation letter
v Essay (500 word)
Submit the following by March 20th Submit by Mail or E-mail To:
A completed application (attached), David Rollings / Presi Inc.
An official transcript 888 E. Belvidere Rd.
The 500 word essay Grayslake, IL 60030
A Faculty or supervisor (work) endorsement letter Phone: (847) 970-1410
Deadline/Schedule of Awards
March 19th, 2012 Submission of completed package, as instructed (4 Items, see above)
April 2nd, 2012 Notification of Awards
April 9th, 2012 Award recognition/distribution at Chicago Regional Chapter Meeting
Link to the PDF application form.