Electrical and computer engineering students receive IEEE PES Award

PES ScholarsThe IEEE Power and Energy Society (PES) Scholarship Plus Scholar Award was presented to Texas A&M University electrical engineering undergraduates, Kevin Dwyer, Benjamin Jack, Donald Okoye and Arshad Zaman.

The IEEE PES Scholarship Plus Initiative recognizes highly-qualified electrical engineering undergraduate students with multi-year scholarships and assists in connecting them with relevant and meaningful career experiences. Since the program launched in 2011, 723 students received 1,172 scholarships from more than 150 universities, including Ivy League colleges, flagship state universities and prestigious engineering colleges.

This award includes a multi-year $2,000-$3,000 annual scholarship and opportunities for hands-on career experiences. More information about the scholarship can be found here.

PES provides the world's largest forum for sharing the latest in technological developments in the electric power industry, for developing standards that guide the development and construction of equipment and systems, and for educating members of the industry and the general public. Members of PES are leaders in this field, and they — and their employers — derive substantial benefits from involvement with this unique and outstanding association.