Oregon YMF

Student Scholarship

 

Younger Member Forum Selects 2012 Scholarship Award Winner


The Oregon Section YMF is pleased to announce that Julia Sheets has been selected as the recipient of The 2012 ASCE Oregon YMF Scholarship.  Julia is currently pursuing her Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering degree from the University of Portland.


This annual scholarship is open to all sophomore or junior students enrolled in Civil and Environmental Engineering majors at one of the four colleges and/or universities in the Oregon Section.  These include the Oregon Institute of Technology, Oregon State University, Portland State University, and the University of Portland.  Selection criteria include the student’s involvement in community service activities, participation in professional organizations such as ASCE, and overall interest in and desire to become part of the engineering profession. Julia has been a member of the ASCE University of Portland Student Chapter since 2010 and has recently served as the chapter Secretary for the 2011-2012 school year. She helps organize monthly service and social justice awareness events and volunteers weekly at a local community center helping elementary students with homework and assisting with classroom activities.


Monetary support for this scholarship comes exclusively from funds raised during the ACEC/YMF Networking Day Golf Tournament.  More information about the Networking Day Golf Tournament can be found at the following link:

http://www.acecoregon.org/documents/NetDay_june2012.pdf


Please join us in congratulating Julia Sheets for being selected as this year’s recipient of the ASCE Oregon YMF Scholarship.