2012/13 Scholarship Award Winners Announced

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:

Jonathan Addison
Marrero, LA 
Louisana State University

Logan Breaux
Kenner, LA
Louisana State University

Daniel Cooper
Mandeville, LA 
Harvard University

Christian Duet
Marrero, LA 
Southeastern University

Cody Duracher
Metairie, LA 
Louisana State University

Isaac Genova
Marrero, LA 
University of New Orleans

Adam Haydel
River Ridge, LA 
Louisiana State Univesity

Miranda Hodge
Slidell, LA 70461
Louisiana State University

Earl Kaiser
Harvey, LA 
Tulane Univesity

Jake Noel
Luling, LA
University of Louisiana @ Lafayette

Matthew Posner
Lafayette, LA 
University of Louisiana @ Lafayette

Rhett Reynolds
New Orleans, LA 
Louisana State University

Jeanne Robichaux
Thibodaux, LA 
Louisana State University

Sam Schmitt
Slidell, LA 
Louisana State University

Benjamin Schwehm
New Orleans, LA
Louisana State University

Dominick Sparacino
Mandeville, LA
Louisiana State University

Claire Strain
New Orleans, LA
Louisana State University

Melvin Triay, IV
Baton Rouge, LA
Louisana State University

Andrew Webb
Baton Rouge, LA
Louisana State University

John Wenzel
Mandeville, LA 
Massachusetts Institute of Technology