Five UI Engineering Students Earn National Tau Beta Pi Scholarships

Tuesday, September 3, 2013

Five UI College of Engineering students received national Tau Beta Pi scholarships for the 2013-2014 academic year.

They are:

Brandon Demerath, mechanical engineering

Hang Gao, mechanical engineering

Ethan Budreau, mechanical engineering

Nicholas D. Glynn, chemical engineering

Kevin R. Johnson, biomedical engineering

The Fellowship Board of Tau Beta Pi selected 210 scholars from 364 applicants nationally.  All Tau Beta Pi Scholarhships are awarded on the competitive criteria of high scholarship, campus leadership and service, and promise of future contributions to the engineering profession.

Tau Beta PI is the world's largest engineering society.  Membership represents the highest honor to be obtained by an engineering student and is awarded on the basis of high scholarship and exemplary character.