Support the College
RAISING PRIVATE SUPPORT for student scholarships, faculty research and program development is among the highest priority for The University of Akron College of Engineering.
In recent years, the College of Engineering has captured national attention because of its increasing enrollment, research achievements and ability to produce creative and productive engineers.
We are also proud to have exceptional faculty who bring their expertise into our classrooms and research labs every day. Help keep the momentum going.
Hire a college intern or grad
We have an impressive group of well-prepared undergraduates looking for challenging cooperative education opportunities.
We are eager to help your organization meet its need for bright, creative and driven engineers and researchers.
For assistance, contact Deanna Dunn at 330-972-7849 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Richard (Dick) and Joanne Grigg
Mr. Richard (Dick) Grigg and his wife Mrs. Joanne Grigg consider themselves blessed to have the opportunity to support causes that have a direct impact on individuals, which is precisely what their commitment of $125,000 to the College of Engineering will do.
The Griggs’ contribution will help the college continue producing job-ready engineers in greater and greater numbers to meet the demand for excellence that exists in the market today. Full story
At the end of October, the 2014-15 Anton Scholars met with Drs. Julie Zhao and Donald Visco over lunch to discuss their progress as engineering students and for advice and support for the remainder of their first semester on campus. Read more.
The 2014-15 Anton Scholars: Front, from left: Willi’a Hardy, Tara Kimbel, Andrea Felicelli, Ebenezer DeOliveira
Back, from left: Marcus Crump, Juan Camacho, Michael Jadue, Brendon Howiler
Not pictured: Zachary Rosado and Kevin Williams