2014 IAM Scholarship Winners

The IAM is pleased to announce the 2014 Scholarship winners. An impartial committee of educators selected 16 recipients for this year’s awards. Fourteen (14) college and two (2) vocational school scholarships were awarded to children of members, and two (2) scholarships went to IAM members. We congratulate the winners and thank all those who participated in the competition. 

Honorable Mention


Julia A. Andrejczuk

Parent: Andrzej Andrejczuk
LL 434 – Brooklyn, NY
College: University of Georgia
Major: Speech and Language Pathology


Rachel L. Bisgaard

Parent: Scott Bisgaard
LL 2396 – Hopkinsville, KY
College: Southern Illinois University
Major: Mechanical Engineering


Sarah H. Chan

Parent: Andrew Chan
LL 764 – Richmond, BC – Canada
College: University of British Columbia
Major: Criminology


Coleman D. Dean [Roman Mayfield Winner]

Parent: James B. Dean
LL 99 – Edmonton, AB – Canada
College: University of Alberta
Major: Astrophysics


Caitlin L. Freud

Parent: Benedict A. Freud
LL 1759 – Herndon, VA
College: University of Virginia
Major: Journalism/Business/Foreign Affairs


Gabrielle A. Gauthier

Parent: Reginald Gauthier
LL 1894 – South Ozone Park, NY
College: John Hopkins University
Major: Cognitive Science


Nathan M. Hebdon

Parent: Mark Hebdon
LL 2401 – West Valley, NY
Voc-Tech College: Hobart Institute of Welding Technology
Major: Structural & Pipe Welding


Joshua J. Kramer

Parent: Jeffrey Kramer
LL 66 – Milwaukee, WI
College: The University of Chicago
Major: Philosophy and History


Robin M. Merrow-Williams

LL PM2839 – Saginaw, MI
College: Saginaw Valley State University
Major: Health Science/Management


James L. Mize

Parent: John K. Mize
LL 2003 – Daleville, AL
College: Mississippi State University
Major: Computer Science


Brennon S. Morrison

Parent: Angela Morrison
LL 154 – Nashville, TN
Voc-Tech College: Sullivan University
Major: Culinary Arts


Jason Saloricman

LL 1998 – Honolulu, HI
College: University of Phoenix


Fiona Tang

Parent: Wendy Tang
LL 1584 – Oakland, CA
College: University of California, Los Angeles
Major: Bioengineering


Taylor A. VaBales

Parent: Thomas VaBales
LL 701 – Chicago, IL
College: Illinois State University
Major: Psychology/Law School


Mitchell L. Vogatsky

Parent: Eugene Vogatsky
LL 2171 – Edensburg, PA
College: Gannon University
Major: Engineering


Shelby C. Willits

Parent: Ron Willits
LL 1414 – San Mateo, CA
College: California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
Major: Psychology

2013 Honorable Mentions

Caelen M. Cockrum

Parent:  Bobby Cockrum
LL 463 –  Jacksonville, AR

Braxton I. Wimbish

Parent:  John E. Wimbish
LL 709 – Marietta, GA

Sarah Colwell

Parent: David Colwell
LL 1857 – Surrey. BC

Anna M. Socha

Parent:  Krzysztof Socha
LL 905 – Ajax, ON

Lilly Trang

Parent:  Son Trang
LL 751C – Seattle, WA

Sophia J. Knudson

Parent:  Steven Knudson
LL 751 – Seattle, WA

Trever C. Paluch

Parent:  Christopher Paluch
LL 1180 – Middleport, NY

Dylan S. Arruda

Parent: Randy S. Arruda
LL 1017 – Cranston, RI

Jessica A. Moore

Parent:  David B Moore
LL 804 – Cincinnati, OH

Applications for the 2015 Scholarship Competition will be made available for donwload in August 2014. Announcements will be made here as well as iMail and other locations throughout the IAM website.