IPLOCA is pleased to announce that it has awarded scholarships of USD 4,500 each to 21 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 2021 scholarships were awarded to:

Lina Abdul Qadir

University of Jordan-Medicine
Consolidated Contractors Company (CCC)

Victor Ghazi

American University of Beirut, Lebanon – Biology
The C.A.T. Group of Companies

Antonio Lopez Camacho

Tecnologico de Monterrey – ITESM, Mexico – Engineering in Innovation & Development

Efe Arslanbek

Acibadem University, Turkey – Molecular Biology & Genetics
Tekfen Construction & Installation Company

Evan Gibson

Oklahoma State University, U.S.A. – Animal Science Pre-vet
Michels Corporation

Luis Miranda

Universidad de Monterrey, Mexico – Mechanical Engineering Administration

Prestyn Bernier

University of Wisconsin-La Crosse, U.S.A. – Middle Childhood/Early Adolescence
Precision Pipeline, LLC

Cambri Hajny

University of Oklahoma, U.S.A. – Human Relations / Nonprofit Organisational Studies
U.S. Pipeline, Inc.

Ashley Rautanen

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

Yara Chamaa

American University of Beirut – Biology (pre-medical studies)
The C.A.T. Group of Companies

Elizabeth Kelly

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

Roy Saad

Cardiff University, U.K. – Mechanical Engineering
Consolidated Contractors Company (CCC)

Joseph Cogan

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

Burak Keskintas

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

Natalie Connors

Western University, Ontario, Canada – Chemical Engineering
PipeSak Incorporated

Colleen Lemke

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

Rick Marcusen

University of Minnesota Twin Cities, U.S.A. – Aerospace Engineering and Mechanics
ITW Welding Products Group

Haoyue Sun

Johns Hopkins University – Math
CPP (China Petroleum Pipeline Engineering Co., Ltd.)

Juliana Van Boxtel

Concordia UniversityWisconsin – Biomedical Sciences

Nathan Ver Meer

Dordt University – Mechanical Engineering

Muqing Xue

Imperial College London – Mathematics
CPP (China Petroleum Pipeline Engineering Co., Ltd.)

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.

Information concerning the IPLOCA 2022 scholarships will be posted shortly.