Bp America Inc. awarded a generous gift of $10,000 to the University of Alabama in Huntsville and the Department of Chemical and Materials Engineering. This gift supports five $2,000 scholarships in recognition of the top senior-level chemical engineering students at UAHuntsville. These one-year fellowships are awarded in the fourth year of study and should be considered as recognition of demonstrated dedication and
intellectual ability through chemical engineering studies. The 2012 seniors awarded were William Avery, Cassandra Haynes, Aaron Howell, Eric Pritchett and Julie Thomas.