Engineering Scholarship Celebration Highlights Students, Donors

Engineering Scholarship Celebration Highlights Students, Donors

The College of Engineering awarded 638 scholarships totaling $1.6 million for the 2020-2021 academic year, Interim Dean Noah Manring said during his remarks at the virtual Scholarship Celebration event held Thursday, Oct. 22. “Our donors recognize the incredible benefits that scholarships provide for our engineering students,” Manring said. “Most notably, these scholarships and endowments allow […]

Kim Awarded Chang-Lin Tien Scholarship

Kim Awarded Chang-Lin Tien Scholarship

James Kim Jr., a senior biomedical engineering student from St. Louis, was awarded a Chang-Lin Tien Scholarship. This scholarship, given by the UM System, is meant “to support exceptional, civic-minded students”. “Winning the award really reinforced my drive for what I have been doing in terms of civic leadership,” Kim said. During his sophomore year, […]

Aiming for the Moon and Beyond

Aiming for the Moon and Beyond

As a child, Mark Magnante was interested in everything related to space. Growing up in California, movies were also a huge part of his childhood and influenced him greatly. “Seeing movies like ‘Star Wars’ in theaters when it was released made my imagination just run crazy with dreams of the stars,” Magnante said. “Growing up […]

SFS Scholarship Provides Full Funding, Access to Top Researchers

SFS Scholarship Provides Full Funding, Access to Top Researchers

Lin, Shyu, Xu, Jiang Students selected for a prestigious SFS scholarship at Mizzou Engineering will have the opportunity to study with some of the top minds in cyber security, information technology and data analytics. The Scholarship for Service (SFS) Program is a $3.6M project sponsored by National Science Foundation to promote cybersecurity research and education. [...]
Scholarship Covers Expenses for Cyber Security Education

Scholarship Covers Expenses for Cyber Security Education

A scholarship for students interested in cyber security continues to pay off. The median salary for cyber security jobs is $99,730, higher than the national average of $39,810. Cyber security jobs are growing at a rate of 32%, higher than the national average of 5%. Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics Occupational Outlook Handbook. There’s [...]
Two receive Department of Energy scholarships

Two receive Department of Energy scholarships

Lafferre Hall Two Mizzou Engineering students made history this week when they were awarded prestigious national scholarships from the U.S. Department of Energy. Mark Korol and Dylan Parham each received $7,500 from the department’s Office of Nuclear Energy’s Integrated University Program. This is the first time Mizzou has had two undergraduate NEUP scholarship recipients in [...]
Mizzou Engineering student earns scholarship

Mizzou Engineering student earns scholarship

A Mizzou Engineering student was among eight students awarded scholarships from Campus Dining Services this week. Shaoyi Zong, who is earning a master’s in computer science, received a $1,000 scholarship for the fall 2020 semester. The scholarships recognize student employees for length of service, leadership, grade point average, extracurricular activities and honors. Zong works at [...]
Engineering Scholar to Continue Studies

Engineering Scholar to Continue Studies

Recent Mizzou Engineering graduate Luke Guerdan liked to stay busy when he was a student studying computer science and psychology, with a minor in mathematics.  As a student, Guerdan served as president of the Mizzou Computing Association, was a Fellowships Office ambassador, and helped fellow students as a mentor with the Peer Undergraduate Mentoring Program. […]

Students Recognized for Work Ethic

Students Recognized for Work Ethic

Hard work is paying off for more than a dozen MU students employed by Campus Dining Services, all of whom have been awarded scholarships for the spring 2020 semester. Campus Dining Services held its annual Student Employee of the Year Scholarship Contest last fall, and 14 students were selected by their management teams for the […]

Students have chance to mingle with scholarship donors at annual dinner

Students have chance to mingle with scholarship donors at annual dinner

The MU College of Engineering has awarded 547 students more than $1.2 million in scholarships for the current academic year. The recipients had an opportunity to meet and mingle with the friends and faculty of the College who fund their scholarships at the annual scholarship dinner at Memorial Union. “We are gathered here tonight to […]

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