In the past six months, a number of Villanova University College of Engineering students have been recognized for their academic achievements, work experience, engineering activities and leadership skills. Competitive scholarships were awarded through College of Engineering endowments, regional and national industry organizations and federal government entities.
Earning endowed scholarships were Civil Engineering Master’s degree student Sarah Bates and Civil Engineering senior Keegan Stewart. Bates is the recipient of the Dewling Family Endowed Scholarship for Graduate Environmental Engineering Study for Women, and Keegan was presented with the Mooney Engineering Scholarship.
Regionally, as part of 2014 Delaware Valley Engineers Week, five local college-level engineering students were given cash awards to provide financial support for their education. Winner of the 2014 Delaware Valley Engineers Week /American Society of Civil Engineers Undergraduate Scholarship was George J. Zimmer III ’15 CE. Also presented during Engineers Week, the Walter G. Neal, Jr. Memorial Scholarship was awarded to Richard G. Holden ’14 ME.