Upsilon Pi Epsilon ACM Student Chapter Scholarship Award
In the search for excellence and professional commitment to the computing and information technology field, The Executive Council of Upsilon Pi Epsilon (UPE), the Honor Society for Computing Sciences, and the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) announces the UPE ACM STUDENT CHAPTER SCHOLARSHIP AWARD.
The Executive Council of Upsilon Pi Epsilon (UPE) and the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) wish to encourage academic excellence for students in the computing discipline. The UPE initiated this award with ACM, the world's oldest and largest educational and scientific International computing society, to raise the importance of academic achievement and professional commitment in our future computer professionals.
We are proud to announce the 2018-2019 UPE ACM Scholarship Award Winners:
Hannah Bollar, University of Pennsylvania
Olivia Figueira, Santa Clara University
Tushar Sadana, Manipal University Jaipur
Kevin Tan, University of California Los Angeles
Congratulations to the winners and thank you to all the applicants for your continued dedication to UPE and ACM!
The 2017-2018 UPE Scholarship Award Winners:
Blair Doyle, University of South Alabama
Ioanna Deni, Mount Holyoke College
Artem Skitenko, Texas A&M University - San Antonio
Jeff Rowell, Metropolitan State University
The 2016-2017 UPE Scholarship Award Winners:
Kenneth Lee, Brigham Young University - Hawaii
Sajant Anand, Wake Forest University
Nicholas Weintraut, Rowan University
Rebeccah Knoop, Bowling Green State University
The 2014-2015 UPE Scholarship Award Winners:
Kristen Erich, Clemson University
Fabio Eliseo Fiori, Indiana University - Purdue University Fort Wayne
Claudia Schulz, Imperial College London
Preethi Srinivas, Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis
The 2013-2014 UPE Scholarship Award Winners:
Maruan Al-Shedivat, KAUST/Saudi Arabia and UCSD
Tyler Allen, Western Carolina University
Nicholas Botzer, Slippery Rock University
Victoria Wu, University of Missouri- Kansas City
The 2012-2013 UPE Scholarship Award Winners:
Maria Gaci, City College
Arihant Sogani, Dubai International Academic City
Christina Vitolo, The College of New Jersey
Teresa Worner, South Dakota School of Mines & Technology
An honorable mention goes to:
Andreas Basurto, California State University
Cody Hock, Northern Michigan University
Alex Moser, University of Findlay
Sarah Zaki, The University of Tampa
The 2011-2012 UPE Scholarship Award Winners:
Ertem Esiner, Koc University
Darlene Hart, Austin Peay State University
Hannah Miller, University of Wisconsin- Eau Claire
Jared Wheeler, University of North Florida
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