Engineering Scholarships

Wheaton Engineering Scholars Program

This newly established merit-based scholarship is awarded to one incoming freshman interested in pursuing engineering. The scholarship is renewable for the second year of the program provided the student maintains good academic standing. The first recipient of this award was determined in Spring 2012.

Scholarship Information for Incoming Freshmen

The Wheaton Engineering Scholars Award is given annually to one or more promising incoming freshman engineering students. It can be renewed for a second year pending good academic performance in the first year.

Wheaton Engineering Scholars Award

  • 2016-2017 – Cade Kamaleson, Rachel Kane, Benjamin Robbins
  • 2015-2016 – Kathleen Johnson
  • 2014-2015 – Colby Reyes, Kristen O'Brien
  • 2013-2014 – Colby Reyes, Meryl Vannoy
  • 2012-2013 – Meryl Vannoy

Homer G. and Blanche C. Benton Family Endowed Scholarship

This merit-based scholarship is awarded to one third year engineering student completing his or her degree through the IIT joint program. The scholarship is renewable for the fourth and fifth years of the program provided the student maintains good academic standing.

Benton Family Scholarship Recipients

  • 2016-2017 – Sean Duke, Timothy Henry, Ann Lin
  • 2015-2016 – Sean Duke, Timothy Henry, Young-Ho Moon
  • 2014-2015 – John Bodett, Timothy Henry, Young-Ho Moon
  • 2013-2014 – Young-Ho Moon, David Edgren, Katelyn Holmberg
  • 2012-2013 – David Edgren, Katelyn Holmberg, Jaclyn Baker
  • 2011-2012 – Dan Gardner, Jaclyn Baker, Katelyn Holmberg
  • 2010-2011 – Jaclyn Baker, Damon Brown, Dan Gardner, and Jeremy Weirich
  • 2009-2010 – Damon Brown, Dan Gardner, and Jeremy Weirich
  • 2008-2009 – Damon Brown and Jeremy Williams
  • 2007-2008 – Jeremy Williams

Physics Scholarships