MHEFI Announces 2021-2022 Scholarship Winners


Thursday, June 17, 2021

The Board of Directors of the Material Handling Education Foundation, Inc. (MHEFI) recently announced its 2021-2022 Scholarship Winners. A total of $137,600 in scholarships was issued.]
 
For 40 years, MHEFI has supported material handling, logistics and supply chain students at many universities. MHEFI scholarships are awarded each year to students dedicated to entering the material handling, logistics or supply chain field, either within MHI member companies or the user community. 
 
These students are pursuing careers in the industry as engineers, project managers, management, researchers and professors. Many will be employed in manufacturing and the supply chain.
 
2021-2022 Scholarship Winners
 
Crane Manufacturers Association of America Honor Scholarship
$6,000 awarded to Roshan George, Virginia Tech
 
Electrification & Controls Manufacturers Association Honor Scholarship
$6,000 awarded to Brandon Staple, University of Colorado-Denver
 
Automated Storage & Retrieval Systems Honor Scholarship 
$5,000 awarded to Sami Al Jadir, Virginia Tech
 
Conveyor & Sortation Systems Honor Scholarship 
$5,000 awarded to Henry Droher, Virginia Tech
 
Daniel Clapp Memorial Scholarship Sponsored by RMI & ASG Services 
$5,000 awarded to Allison Jung, California Polytechnic State
 
Frazier Industrial Honor Scholarship 
$5,000 awarded to Lillian Maier, California State Maritime Academy
 
Howard Bernstein Scholarship 
$5,000 awarded to Lauren Ziccardi, University of Southern California
 
Howard Bernstein Scholarship 
$5,000 awarded to Theodore Lamperis, Auburn University
 
Howard Bernstein Scholarship 
$5,000 awarded to Elizabeth Benos, Virginia Tech
 
Howard Bernstein Scholarship Sponsored by George Sefer and Howard Bernstein
$5,000 awarded to Erin Hartegan, Kansas State University
 
Howard Bernstein Scholarship Sponsored by Worldwide Material Handling 
$5,000 awarded to Grace Voth, Oklahoma State
 
Rack Manufacturers Institute Honor Scholarship Sponsored by ASG Services 
$5,000 awarded to Michelle Ramirez, Truckee Meadows Community
 
Rack Manufacturers Institute Honor Scholarship Sponsored by ASG Services 
$5,000 awarded to Reagan Vinson, Auburn University
 
Solutions Community Honor Scholarship 
$5,000 awarded to William Black, Auburn University
 
Spanco, Inc. Honor Scholarship 
$5,000 awarded to MollyAnne Lloyd, Penn State
 
MHEDA Honor Scholarship 
$5,000 awarded to Emma Tyson, Texas A&M
 
MHEDA Honor Scholarship 
$5,000 awarded to Samantha Messer, East Carolina University
 
Willard P. Heddles Memorial Scholarship 
$4,000 awarded to Isaac Weller, Ohio University
 
Jennifer Kist Memorial Scholarship 
$4,000 awarded to Danielle Freeman, Christopher Newport University
 
Gorbel, Inc.Honor Scholarship 
$3,000 awarded to Jack Harsch, Virginia Tech
 
Storage Manufacturers Association Honor Scholarship 
$3,000 awarded to Taila Moore McKelvy, California Polytechnic Pomona
 
Irving M. Footlik, PE Memorial Scholarship 
$2,700 awarded to Sabrina VanAuker, Lake Superior State University
 
Bastian Family Scholarship 
$2,500 awarded to Marshall Price, Ohio State University
 
Bastian Family Scholarship 
$2,500 awarded to Grayson Burns, University of Missouri-Columbia
 
Southworth International Group Honor Scholarship 
$2,500 awarded to Chloe Ambas, Michigan State University
 
St. Onge Company Honor Scholarship 
$2,500 awarded to Cheryl Anderson, UNCC
 
The Robotics Group Honor Scholarship 
$2,500 awarded to William Thompson, East Carolina University
 
Seizmic, Inc./LAMHMS Honor Scholarship 
$2,300 awarded to Megan Mann, Oklahoma State University
 
Expert Crane Honor Scholarship 
$2,250 awarded to Albert Joseph, Rutgers University
 
UNEX Manufacturing Honor Scholarship 
$2,250 awarded to Joaquin Rodriguez, Rensselaer Polytechnic
 
Hoist Manufacturers Institute/Monorail Manufacturers of America Honor Scholarship 
$2,100 awarded to Elizabeth Barnett, Brigham Young University
 
Hanel Storage Systems Honor Scholarship 
$2,000 awarded to Kirsten Rydell, Oregon State University
 
Loading Dock Equipment Manufacturers Honor Scholarship 
$2,000 awarded to Victoria Ticheli, Texas State University
 
Mobile Automation Group Honor Scholarship 
$2,000 awarded to Devin Wilson, Rutgers University
 
Steel King Industries Honor Scholarship 
$2,000 awarded to Hannah Edmonds, University of Central Florida
 
Ergonomic Assist Systems & Equipment Honor Scholarship 
$1,500 awarded to Aaron Tutu, University of Rhode Island
 
Lift Honor Scholarship 
$1,500 awarded to Erin Easley, Louisiana State University
 
Protective Guarding Manufacturers Association Honor Scholarship 
$1,500 awarded to Gideon Nelson, Virginia Tech
 
Since 1976, MHEFI has awarded more than $2.5 million in scholarships and grants to students at colleges and universities in the United States and Canada. 
 
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 mehfi.net.