The American Petroleum Institute - Delta Chapter Scholarship Committee recently announced the winners of this year's President's Scholarship Award for the 2012 - 2013 school year. The API - Delta Chapter scholarship program is designed to help students of exceptional promise to reach their full potential through education. The API - Delta Chapter understands the financial difficulties facing college students today. Funds from the annual Clay Shoot Tournament and the Golf Tournament are used to fund the scholarship program.
The scholarships are given for a wide variety of experiences, career goals and higher education plans. However, API does give preferences to those pursuing a career in Petroleum or Chemical Engineering, Geology and the sciences. Scholarships are awarded to incoming College Freshmen or a student who is currently attending a four-year accredited college, working towards a Bachelors or Masters degree.
The winners this year are:
Melvin Triay, IV