Department of Chemistry

213 CBC Building

Kansas State University

Manhattan, KS 66506


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Every year PLU sponsers several student scholarship awards, with all nominations and voting performed by faculty members. The awards are presented to students at the Annual PLU Awards Banquet held in conjunction with the Spring Installment of the PLU Lecture Series. The recipient of the PLU Award also presents a short seminar covering his or her current research projects.

The 2014 awards banquet was held on 16 April. Congratulations to all award recipients.

PLU Award — Khanh-Hoa Tran-Ba

Graduate Research — Emilie Guidez, Dinusha Udukala

Graduate Classroom — Ruben Shrestha, K L Dimuthu Weerawardene

Undergraduate Research — Pamela Maynez, Christine Spartz

Senior Award — Jenny Barriga, Mattithyah Tillotson

Junior Award — August Fitch

Sophomore Award — Jacob Schroeder

Freshman Award — Nathan Haverkamp, Raquel Ortega