Fluid Power student

Hennepin Technical College has announced that eleven students in the Fluid Power Engineering Technology program have been awarded scholarships from the Fluid Power Educational Foundation (FPEF). Each student has been awarded a $2,000 scholarship for the Fall 2013 semester.

“Scholarship support means so much to students,” said HTC Instructor Ernie Parker. “We’re grateful to the Fluid Power Educational Foundation for helping students achieve their educational and career goals.”

FPEF scholarships help young people enrolled in high schools, technical colleges and engineering schools pursue their interests in fluid power. Scholarships are available to students enrolled in nine credit hours or the equivalent and who have a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale cumulative and are taking a minimum of one fluid power course. Letters of recommendations, an official transcript, and an essay are also required when submitting an application.

For 2013, the FPEF Board of Trustees announced 18 scholarship recipients nationwide, 11 of whom attend Hennepin Technical College:

  • Jeffrey Benson, Eden Prairie Campus
  • Margaruette Finney, Brooklyn Park Campus
  • Cody Garner, Eden Prairie Campus
  • Michael Matteson, Brooklyn Park Campus
  • Michael Monsour, Eden Prairie Campus
  • Nicholas Nehring, Brooklyn Park Campus
  • Dillon Paulson, Brooklyn Park Campus
  • Anthony Rupar, Brooklyn Park Campus
  • John Schubert, Eden Prairie Campus
  • Ryan Trenda, Brooklyn Park Campus
  • Andrew Van Beusekom, Eden Prairie Campus

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About Hennepin Technical College
Hennepin Technical College is Minnesota’s largest technical college, serving more than 10,000 students at campuses in Brooklyn Park and Eden Prairie. HTC offers more than 45 programs of study, leading to certificates, diplomas, an Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) or Associate of Science (A.S.) degree. The college offers many evening, weekend, and online courses. In addition, cutting edge continuing education is available through HTC’s Customized Training Services.

HTC is a member of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities system of 31 community and technical colleges and universities serving more than 420,000 students across the state.

Last updated by ardeshir : 2014-11-19 23:42:11