Awards

Each spring the department awards students for their outstanding achievement. Award winners are recognized at a department celebration and at a local ASCE chapter meeting.

Bob Tingleff receives the 2006 Roscoe-Schenler Award Karen Wetherow
Bob Tingleff receives the 2006 Roscoe-Schenler Award (left).  Karen Wetherow is recognized as the 2008 Al Burrows Scholarship and 2008 Landau Associates Award winner (right).

Outstanding ERE Graduate

One or two graduating ERE students are selected each year for a combination of demonstrated best academic achievement and best professional potential in Environmental Resources Engineering.

Roscoe-Schenler Award

Awarded in honor of two former HSU Engineering professors: Jim Roscoe and Bill Schenler. One or two ERE students each year are recognized for outstanding potential in Environmental Resources Engineering. Award amount varies depending on interest rates (typically $500-$1000).

Homer Arnold Award

Awarded in honor of former HSU Environmental Resources Engineering professor: Homer Arnold. One or two ERE students each year are recognized for demonstrated outstanding achievement in applied Environmental Resources Engineering. Award amount varies depending on interest rates (typically $500 - $1000).

GHD Leadership Award

Awarded to one ERE junior or senior each year for demonstrated leadership in the ERE department or through ERE sponsored clubs such as ERESA, SWE, EWB or RESU. The award will recognize a student of high technical competence who also shows leadership potential and desire to help advance the field of environmental engineering. Award amount is typically $500. Visit the GHD website for more information about the company that sponsors this award, their projects, and careers for engineers.

Landau Associates Award

Awarded once a year to a randomly chosen ERE student who has passed thermodynamics (ENGR 331). Award amount is $500.  Visit the Landau Associates website for more information about the company that sponsors this award, their projects, and careers for engineers.

Bower ERE Scholarship

Awarded once a year to a randomly chosen ERE student who has passed thermodynamics (ENGR 331).  The sponsor for this award is ERE alumnus, Jay Bower, P.E.  Mr. Bower is currently President and CEO of Landau Associates. Award amount is $1,000.

Marty Lay SHN Award

Awarded in honor of Marty Lay, an HSU ERE graduate and consulting engineer at SHN Consulting Engineers and Geologists.  This award recognizes one ERE student each year who is nominated by his/her peers for demonstrated teamwork, passion and leadership in Environmental Resources Engineering.  Award amount is $750.  Visit the SHN website for more information about the company that sponsors this award, their projects, and careers for engineers.

Alden Burrows Engineering Scholarship

Awarded in honor of former HSU Environmental Resources Engineering professor: Alden Burrows. One student each year is recognized for outstanding leadership and academic excellence in Statics and Dynamics. Award amount is currently $1,000.

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