2021 IEEE PES Outstanding Student Scholarship Recipients

The IEEE Power & Energy Society is proud to announce the selection of the recipients of the 2021 IEEE PES Outstanding Student Scholarship.

This scholarship recognizes PES Student Members from around the world who have chosen an academic path leading to an electric power and energy engineering career. Recipients were chosen based on their academic achievements, contributions to meeting community and humanitarian needs, and leadership in advancing student engagement within PES.   All recipients receive US$10,000 and complimentary housing and conference registration at a corresponding PES Regional Conference.

FelipeGaitan 1  Luis Felipe Gaitan Cubides, Region 9, Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana, pursuing a Master's degree in Electrical Engineering

photo Isabelle original  Isabelle Vitória Medeiros dos Santos, Region 9, Polytechnic School of the University of São Paulo, pursuing a Master's degree in Electrical Power Systems

Juan Fernando Garcia Mathey  Juan Fernando Garcia Mathey, Region 9, Instituto de Ingeniería UNAM Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, pursuing a Master's degree in Electrical Engineering

Colton Pankhurst  Colton Pankhurst, Region 7, University of Waterloo, pursuing a Master's degree in Electrical & Computer Engineering (ECE)- Power & Energy Systems

photo YufengXiong  Yufeng Xiong, Region 10, Tsinghua University, pursuing a Master's degree in Power Systems

 

This scholarship is funded via the PES Endowment Scholarship fund which is administered by the IEEE Foundation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation established in 1973 in the State of New York exclusively to support the global scientific and educational purposes of IEEE.  Nominations for next application cycle are due on 30 January 2021.  More information on this scholarship can be found at IEEE PES Outstanding Student Scholarship.