Early Career Alumni Recognition Award

The Early Career Alumni Recognition Award is given by the Department of Chemical Engineering and is designed to honor an outstanding Penn State chemical engineering graduate who received his or her degree within the past ten years. The award seeks to recognize individuals who have proven themselves as exemplary role models for current chemical engineering students, and successful contributors in industry.

Click here to fill out a brief nomination form.

Have questions? Email Jennie Gibson at jkb112@psu.edu.

Past Recipients



The Penn State Department of Chemical Engineering, established in 1948, is recognized as one of the largest and most influential chemical engineering departments in the nation.

The department is built upon the fundamentals of academic integrity, innovation in research, and commitment to the advancement of industry.

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