Three Engineering Students Earn National Tau Beta Pi Scholarships

Monday, August 11, 2014

Three UI College of Engineering students have received national Tau Beta Pi scholarships for the 2014-2015 academic year.

They are Allison M. Kindig, industrial engineering; Jocelyn N. Todd, biomedical engineering; and Sanam Zarei, biomedical engineering.

The Fellowship Board of Tau Beta Pi selected 242 scholars from 451 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.