MHEFI Announces 2020-2021 Scholarship Winners


Thursday, May 14, 2020

The Board of Directors of the Material Handling Education Foundation, Inc. (MHEFI) recently announced its 2020-2021 Scholarship Winners.  A total of $120,100 in scholarships was issued.
 
For 40 years, MHEFI has supported material handling and supply chain students at many universities.  MHEFI scholarships are awarded each year to students dedicated to entering the material handling or supply chain field, either within MHI member companies or the user community. 
 
2020-2021 Scholarship Winners
 
Crane Manufacturers Association of America Honor Scholarship
$6,000 awarded to Dana Emswiler, University of Pittsburgh
 
Rack Manufacturers Institute Honor Scholarship Sponsored by ASG Services
$5,000 awarded to Dairious Robinson, American Public University 
 
Rack Manufacturers Institute Honor Scholarship Sponsored by ASG Services
$5,000 awarded to Ashley Chen, University of Tennessee
 
Rack Manufacturers Institute Honor Scholarship Sponsored by ASG Services
$5,000 awarded to Emily Branthoover, Kettering University 
 
Solutions Community Honor Scholarship
$5,000 awarded to Brandon Staple, University of Colorado Denver 
 
Howard Bernstein Scholarship Sponsored by Worldwide Material Handling
$5,000 awarded to Lillian Usher, University of Louisville
 
Howard Bernstein Scholarship Sponsored by George Sefer and Howard Bernstein
$5,000 awarded to Marshall Price, Ohio State 
 
Howard Bernstein Scholarship
$5,000 awarded to Brendan Wang, Michigan State 
 
Howard Bernstein Scholarship
$5,000 awarded to Gabrielle Kronfeld, East Carolina University
 
Frazier Industrial Honor Scholarship
$5,000 awarded to Ellanora Anastasi, California State Maritime Academy 
 
Automated Storage & Retrieval Systems Honor Scholarship
$5,000 awarded to Henry Droher, Virginia Tech 
 
Conveyor & Sortation Systems Honor Scholarship
$5,000 awarded to Lily Rohrbach, University of Oklahoma 
 
Spanco, Inc. Honor Scholarship
$5,000 awarded to Stephanie Vojtek, Penn State 
 
The Robotics Group Honor Scholarship
$4,000 awarded to Kylie Dowers, Oklahoma State 
 
Willard P. Heddles Memorial Scholarship
$3,200 awarded to Jennylynn Johnson, Virginia Tech
 
Gorbel, Inc. Honor Scholarship
$3,000 awarded to Joseph Mendoza, Clarkson University 
 
Storage Manufacturers Association Honor Scholarship
$3,000 awarded to Luke Loughren, Oklahoma State
 
Irving M. Footlik, PE Memorial Scholarship
$2,700 awarded to Miranda Almen, Oklahoma State 
 
Electrification & Controls Manufacturers Association Honor Scholarship
$2,500 awarded to Isaac Weller, Ohio University 
 
Electrification & Controls Manufacturers Association Honor Scholarship
$2,500 awarded to Nathaniel Neading, University of Dayton 
 
Southworth International Group Honor Scholarship
$2,500 awarded to Reid Hightower, Auburn University 
 
MHEDA Honor Scholarship
$2,500 awarded to Matthew West, Liberty University 
 
Bastian Family Scholarship
$2,500 awarded to Evan Guilford, Ohio University 
 
Bastian Family Scholarship
$2,500 awarded to Timothy Vaughan, Virginia Tech 
 
St. Onge Company Honor Scholarship
$2,500 awarded to Chelsea Wright, Kettering University 
 
Expert Crane Honor Scholarship
$2,250 awarded to Matthew Burchard, Oklahoma State
 
UNEX Manufacturing Honor Scholarship
$2,250 awarded to Ben Burchard, Oklahoma State
 
Hoist Manufacturers Institute/Monorail Manufacturers of America Honor Scholarship
$2,100 awarded to Julianna Jones, Virginia Tech 
 
Seizmic, Inc./LAMHMS Honor Scholarship 
$2,100 awarded to Andrew Briglia, Penn State
 
Hanel Storage Systems Honor Scholarship 
$2,000 awarded to Julia Antocci, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
 
Mobile Automation Group Honor Scholarship 
$2,000 awarded to Terrence Saylor, Penn State 
 
Loading Dock Equipment Manufacturers Honor Scholarship 
$2,000 awarded to Aahil Makhani, Auburn University
 
Brett Wood Honor Scholarship 
$1,500 awarded to Matthew Longacre, University of Pittsburgh
 
Ergonomic Assist Systems & Equipment Honor Scholarship 
$1,500 awarded to Juan Carrano, Georgia Tech
 
Lift Honor Scholarship 
$1,500 awarded to John Kasik, Ohio University
 
Protective Guarding Manufacturers Association Honor Scholarship 
$1,500 awarded to Rachel Wolter, Western Illinois University
 
Since 1976, MHEFI has awarded more than $3 million in scholarships and grants to students at colleges and universities in the United States. 
 
To learn more about donating to MHEFI or to apply for future scholarships contact Donna Varner at MHI at 704-714-8731 and visit the MHEFI website at mhefi.net.