IPLOCA is pleased to announce that it has awarded scholarships of USD 4,500 each to 20 students, who are children or grandchildren of employees of IPLOCA member companies,

Scholarships are awarded annually and have been offered by IPLOCA, as a benefit of membership, since the programme’s inception in 2016.

The 2020 scholarships were awarded to:

Alexis Aguilera Betancourt

TESM, Mexico City, Mexico – Art & Humanities Engineering –
Techint Engineering & Construction

Marissa Cartwright

Coe College, Cedar Rapids, IA, U.S.A. – Bio & Environmental Sciences –
Vermeer Corporation

Jospeh Cogan

Durham University, U.K. – Classics –
Pipeline Induction Heat

Daniel Dolderson

Manchester Metropolitain University, U.K. – Business Management –
Serimax S.A.S.

Declan Fitzpatrick

University of Alberta, Canada – Physiology –
Ledcor Pipeline Limited

Mark Kahoush

Georgia Institute of Technology, U.S.A. – Computer Science –
Consolidated Contractors Company

Elizabeth Kelly

University College Cork, Ireland – English –
J. Murphy & Sons Ltd.

Burak Keskintas

Sabanci University, Istanbul, Turkey – Computer Engineering –
Tekfen Construction & Installation Company

Colleen Lemke

University of Wisonsin, Milwaukee, U.S.A. – Biomedical –
ITW Welding Products Group

Li Jiajl

University of Warwick, U.K. – Computer Science –
CPP

Lin Chen Jun

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, U.S.A. – Aerospace Engineering –
Driver Group

Despoina Loukou

Northeastern University, Massachusetts, U.S.A. – Business Adminstration –
Archirodon

Lara Moamar

Durham University, U.K. – English Literature –
Consolidated Contractors Company

Basak Ozhan

Bahcesehir University, Istanbul, Turkey – Law –
Tekfen Construction & Installation Company

Qian Siwei

University of Wisconsin, Madison, U.S.A. – Biochemistry/Computer Science –
CPP

Ashley Rautanen

Michigan Technological University, U.S.A. – Environmental Engineering –
Mears Group Inc.

Nina Stroerter

Bergische Universität, Wuppertal, Germany – Architecture –
Kebulin Gesellschaft Kettler & Co. KG

Alexia Ulloa

Universidad Anahuac, Mexico – Medecine –
Techint Engineering & Construction Division

Julian Van Boxtel

Concordia University Wisconsin, U.S.A. – Biomedical Sciences –
ITW Welding Products Group

Alyssa Womack

University of Louisiana at Monroe, U.S.A. – Occupational Therapy –
Mears Group Inc.

Eligible students can submit their application to Scholarship America, an independent non-for-profit organization, who will ensure a fair selection process of top performers. Whenever possible, two scholarships are awarded to students of Regular Members in each of the IPLOCA Geographic Regions and four are awarded to students of Associate Members.

The portal for the 2021 scholarship applications will open on Friday 23 October 2020 and will close on Friday 26 February 2021.