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Department ofCivil, Environmental and Sustainable Engineering

Scholarships and Awards

This award is given to a junior declared in Civil, Environmental and Sustainable Engineering showing the most promise for a successful career as a civil engineer, as determined by the faculty with preference based on merit.

Established in 1989, this award is given to a sophomore or junior declared Civil, Environmental and Sustainable Engineering student that has demonstrated a high level of "hands-on" technical knowledge and has exhibited persistence and fortitude when faced with personal and academic challenges. One civil engineering major is selected by the department chair annually.

Established in 1977 in memory of Patrick W. Regan of the class of 1947, this award is given to outstanding juniors in the Civil, Environmental and Sustainable Engineering Department as determined by the faculty in the department based on academic record, extracurricular activities, and service to the Department/University.

Established in 1981 by Mrs. Edmund C. Flynn in memory of her husband, these awards are given to the two junior civil engineering students with the highest scholastic average as determined by the faculty.

This award is given to the civil engineering student (or students) giving the best presentation at the annual Senior Design Conference as determined by the judges’ scoring with input from the faculty.

Established in 1981 by Mrs. Edmund C. Flynn in memory of her husband, these awards are given to the graduating civil engineering student(s) completing the best thesis (capstone project) as determined by the faculty.

 

Awarded to a senior by the faculty of Civil, Environmental and Sustainable Engineering Department based on excellent academic standing, contribution to the department and school, and quality senior design project.

Awarded to Engineering student with an interest in heavy construction industry.

 

Scholarship to help support a senior undergraduate Civil Engineering student specializing in Structural Engineering.

Established in 2020 by Mr. Gary Filizetti of Devcon Construction Co., this award provides financial support to selected student who will improve the diversity characteristics of the SCU Construction Management (CM) Program. This award will foster strong spirit of inclusive excellence among the student population as measured by gender, economic, ethnic, and academic affiliations. Preference will be given to women, minority students, and first generation students enrolled or to be enrolled in the CM Program. Otherwise, the award can be given to any academically eligible CM students. Recipients must exhibit good academic standign (min 2.5 GPA). The recipient are expected to serve the CM Program for one year to help with its marketing effort on- and off-campus.

 

2020-2021 Award Recipients

Wil A. Vicik Memorial Endowed Scholarship
Noah Wong
Harold M. Tapay Award 
Juan Ramirez-Daza
 Shanelle Yvonne Smith
Regan Memorial Award
Claire Russon
Maddie Yee
Edmund C. Flynn Memorial Award
Luke Lazzarini
Margaret Tolan
Civil Engineering Design Presentation Award
Michael Reyes
Jackson Shank
Mai Sinada
David Villani
Edmund C. Flynn Award for Best Capstone Design Project
Juila Carroll
Peter Naughton
Trey Novara
Outstanding Civil Engineering Senior Award
Marieli Rubio
Industry Advisory Board Excellence in Civil Engineering Design (IAB ExCED) Award
Juila Carroll
Peter Naughton
Trey Novara
Beavers Heavy Construction Scholarship
Lola Martin & Eduardo Villegas Chavez
Biggs Cardosa Scholarship
Geovanni Usher
Leo Ruth American Council of Engineering Companies (ACEC) Scholarship
Juan Ramirez-Daza, Matthew Flores, Vanessa De La Rosa
Devcon Diversity in Construction Fellowship Award

Eduardo Villegas Chavez & Vanessa de la Rosa

Department Awards
1st Year Department Award for Academic Excellence

Alexander Avila

Andrew Kimball

Madison Ly

2nd Year Department Award for Academic Excellence

Taryn Chrisholm

Justin Uyeno

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Contact Us

Chair:  Aria Amirbahman

Vice Chair: Tonya Nilsson 

Senior Administrative Assistant: Melanie Massie

Department of Civil, Environmental and Sustainable Engineering
Santa Clara University
500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95053

Sobrato Discovery, Bldg. 402

(408) 554-4061

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