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AFIT alumnus wins the 2013 HENAAC Award for Most Promising Engineer or Scientist Advanced Degree
Posted Tuesday, November 12, 2013

 

Congratulations to AFIT alumnus Capt Ryan Silva (M.S. Electrical Engineering, 2007) on winning the 2013 HENAAC Award for Most Promising Engineer or Scientist Advanced Degree -Master's!  The award was presented to Capt Silva at the 25th Anniversary HENAAC Conference on October 3-5, 2013.

Award winners in this category are engineers or scientists with no more than nine (9) years work experience since earning a completed Masters or Doctoral degree. The candidate’s technical contributions should already demonstrate a promising career.

Great Minds in STEM™ is the gateway for Hispanics in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM). Established in 1989, as HENAAC, Great Minds in STEM™ is a non-profit organization that focuses on STEM educational awareness programs for students from kindergarten to career. Great Minds in STEM™ provides resources for recognition and recruitment of Hispanics in STEM on a national level, connecting multi-areas of engineering and science arenas to the general population.

The announcement can be found here.