The Paper Science and Engineering Foundation recently awarded the Bob and Barbara Williams Leadership Scholarship to eight students in the paper science and engineering curriculum who demonstrate superior leadership, creativity and academic achievements.
These awards are full tuition scholarships. Recipients of the awards were selected by a committee of engineering faculty and Paper Science and Engineering Foundation staff.
The 2013-2014 recipients are:
The scholarships are provided through the generosity of The Bob and Barbara Williams Foundation. Bob Williams, now retired, helped transform numerous failing paper mills into world leaders as co-founder of the James River Corp. His impact continues to be felt through his encouragement of high leadership standards for graduating engineers.
For more information about the chemical and paper engineering program at Miami, contact Candace Crist, business coordinator, (513) 529-0780 or cristcl@MiamiOH.edu.