September 12, 2003
Computer science department rewards incoming freshman scholars
WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. The Purdue University Department of Computer Science has awarded 17 scholarships to incoming freshmen based on academic merit and personal interviews.
The scholarship awards ranged from $1,000 to $14,000. Diana Wu, of Chelmsford, Mass, received the maximum award of $14,000 in Guidant and Zimmerly scholarships. Maria Davis, of Zionsville, Ind., received a $12,000 Boeing Scholarship. Elizabeth Hamill, of Chelmsford, Mass.; Bryan Copus of Sheridan, Ind.; Christopher Mims, of Indianapolis; and Taylor Venable, of Fort Wayne, Ind., each received scholarships of $10,000.
Paul Marks of Clarkston, Mich., received a $3,000 Boeing Scholarship, while Neal Gettling, of Portland, Ore., received a $2,500 Dodson Scholarship. David Horton of Zionsville, Ind., received the $2,000 Young Scientist Scholarship.
Bret Bavar, of Mishawaka, Ind.; Dean Eiger, of Lewis Center, Ohio; Paul Feldmann, of Lakeside Park, Ky.; Alexander Hanna, of Newburgh, Ind.; Kevin Hassett, of Aurora, Ind.; Garett Johnson, of Plainfield, Ind.; Joseph Martin, of West Harrison, Ind.; and Jeremy Porath, of Leavenworth, Ind.; each received $1,000 Corporate Partners Program scholarships.
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City State Zip Student Name Class School/major Award/honor Address
Aurora IN 47001 HASSETT, Kevin 01 Computer Science Corporate Partners Program Scholarship
Fort Wayne IN 46835 VENABLE, Taylor 01 Computer Science Rosen Scholarship
Indianapolis IN 46219 MIMS, Christopher 01 Computer Science Microsoft Scholarship
Leavenworth IN 47137 PORATH, Jeremy 01 Computer Science Corporate Partners Program Scholarship
Mishawaka IN 46544 BAVAR, Bret 01 Computer Science Corporate Partners Program Scholarship
Newburgh IN 47630 HANNA, Alexander 01 Computer Science Corporate Partners Program Scholarship
Plainfield IN 46168 JOHNSON, Garett 01 Computer Science Corporate Partners Program Scholarship
Sheridan, IN 46069 COPUS, Bryan 01 Computer Science Guidant Scholarship
West Harrison IN 47060 MARTIN, Joseph 01 Computer Science Corporate Partners Program Scholarship
Zionsville IN 46077 DAVIS, Maria 01 Computer Science Boeing Scholarship
Zionsville IN 46077 HORTON, David 01 Computer Science Young Scientist Scholarship
Lakeside Park KY 41017 FELDMANN, Paul 01 Computer Science Corporate Partners Program Scholarship
Chelmsford MA 01824 HAMILL, Elizabeth 01 Computer Science The Grace Hopper Scholarship
Chelmsford MA 01824 WU, Diana 01 Computer Science Guidant and Zimmerly Scholarships
Clarkston MI 48348 MARKS, Paul 01 Computer Science Boeing Scholarship
Lewis Center OH 43035 EIGER, Dean 01 Computer Science Two Corporate Partners Program Scholarships
Portland OR 97229 GETTLING, Neal 01 Computer Science Dodson Scholarship