ASU ECEE electric power and energy systems undergraduate student Bruce Yawn received the prestigious 2019 IEEE PES G. Ray Ekenstam Memorial Scholarship from the IEEE Power and Energy Society.
The IEEE PES G. Ray Ekenstam Memorial Scholarship, was established in 2009 in memory of G. Ray Ekenstam and his professional career in the fields of power engineering and industry applications. The scholarship fund awards, on an annual basis, a scholarship to a qualified undergraduate student who seeks an electrical engineering degree in the field of power or a related discipline, from an ABET accredited U.S. university or college. The annual selection of scholarship recipients is administered by IEEE Power and Energy Society.
The applicants must:
Be considering a career in electric power and energy engineering.
Be working toward an electrical engineering bachelor’s degree.
Be a full-time student at a U.S. university or college that offers undergraduate courses in power engineering.
Be willing to take at least three of the power engineering courses for a total of nine or more credits.
Be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident and reside in IEEE regions 1 through 6.
Be currently enrolled full-time at a university/college or community college.
Have a current GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale (or equivalent)
Be an honorably discharged U.S. veteran