Scholarship Recipients

The Department of Chemistry at Western Michigan University has many academically talented individuals who have received annual awards.

Professor Robert Harmon Lecture Series

2012–Dr. Gunda Georg, Univeristy of Minnesota
2009–Dr. James C. Dabrowiak, Syracuse University
2007–Dr. Harry B. Gray, California Institute of Technology
2005–Dr. Sultan Abu-Orabi, Irbid National University
2002–Dr. Bruce A. Roe, University of Oklahoma

Frontiers in Chemistry lecturers

2012–Bruce H. Lipshutz
2011–Martin D. Burke
2010–Thomas R. Hoye
2010–Richard B. Silverman

Dr. Susan Burns Scholarship

2017–Niluka Dissanayake
2016–Susan Ardon and Fadwa Hamad
2015–Niluka Dissanayake and Casey Wright
2014–Niluka Dissanayake and Sarah Ellison
2013–Angela I. Kennedy-Mendez and Sarah N. Hughley
2012–Jessica Glomb and Avigail Walbrook

Frederick W. Stanley Jr. Memorial Chemistry Scholarship

2017–Taylor Grace and Andrew Vanek
2016–Mia Jawor and Don Kidd
2015–Mia Jawor
2014–Mia Jawor and Lindsey Simon
2013–Alex W. Griffith
2012–Lindsey M. Simon

Lillian Meyer underGraduate Scholarship

2017–Amanda Croft
2016–Olivia Dubray
2014–Danielle Hilleary

Lillian Meyer Graduate Scholarship

2017–Tara Maser
2014–Ibtesam Alja'afreh
2013–Sarah L. Ellison
2012–Kristen Solocinski

Colonel Charles E. Bayliss Scholarship

2017–Marwa Saae, Paige Poindexter, Megan Callaghan, Renae Mroczek
2016–Lainey Barber, Christian Hartman, Jacob Kirkendall, Brendan Stewart
2015–Christian Hartman, Jacob Kirkendall, Ethan Archer, Kevin Anderson
2014–Christian Hartman, Jacob Kirkendall, Chad Yee, Maren Zanotti

MPI Research Undergraduate Scholarship

2017–Susan Ardon
2015–Christian Hartman
2014–Jorden Kegeler
2013–William B. Thayer
2012–Donald Kidd

MPI Research Graduate Scholarship

2015–David Sellers
2014–Viraj Dhanushka Thanthirige
2013–Harry A. Chanzu
2012–Alia Hinz

Marc W. Perkovic Memorial Scholarship

2017–Mia Jawor and Kasan Yuan
2016–Christian Hartman
2015–Christian Hartman and Ethan Archer
2014–Angela Kennedy-Mendez and Andrew Larkin
2013–Noah O. Masika and Alex M. Poulsen
2012–William B. Thayer

Lester Boyce Maile Endowed Scholarship

2017–Gregory Johnson, Dustin Mattison, Brendan Stewart and Christopher Taylor
2016–Marcos Santiago
2015–Jacob Kirkendall
2014–Sabrina Russell
2013–Michael J. Denuyl
2012–Kristen Solocinski

Dr. Nagler Endowed Graduate Scholarship

2017–Hazim Al-Zubaidi
2016–Tara Maser
2015–Harry Chanzu
2014–Harry Chanzu
2013–Liyana A. Wajira Ariyadasa

Dr. Berndt Endowed Graduate Scholarship

2017–Sarut Jianrattanasawat
2016–Harry Chanzu and Niluka Dissanayake
2015–Sepideh Raharirad
2014–Elahe Honarvar

Dr. Hashem and Suzanne akhavan-tafti chemistry scholarship

2017 Elahe Honarvar
2016 Nafiseh Jandaghijafari

Mohammad Hossein Yassaman Endowment for Chemistry scholarship

2017 Basil Ahmed