EVS Impact Stories

Vanessa Blas

  • Engineering Visionary Scholarship Recipient

Systems Engineering, 2023

Receiving this scholarship inspires me to pay it forward. In the future I hope to create a non-profit organization and help bring advancing technologies to low-income community schools.

Meet Vanessa Blas

Ryan Lake

  • Engineering Visionary Scholarship Recipient

Civil Engineering, 2022

I really appreciate my scholarship support because it gives me the opportunity and motivation to work harder on how transportation systems can be reimagined in the future. My dream job is to work on transportation projects and have the opportunity to use sustainable and green infrastructure at every point possible.

Meet Ryan Lake

Adam Zuiker

  • Engineering Visionary Scholarship Recipient

Mechanical Engineering, 2024

Not only did [the scholarship] allow me to attend one of the nation's top engineering programs for significantly less than other schools, but it made me feel like Grainger Engineering really wanted me and everything I could offer.

Meet Adam Zuiker

Amanda Loutris

  • Engineering Visionary Scholarship Recipient

Materials Science and Engineering, 2022

I wanted to become an engineer to help develop solutions to our climate crisis. I chose materials science so that I can be at the forefront of research pertaining to advanced energy technology such as hybrid and organic solar cells.

Meet Amanda Loutris

Robin De Lara

  • Engineering Visionary Scholarship Recipient

Grainger Engineer, 2022

I wanted to become an engineer simply because I wanted to help the world. Engineers are the ultimate agents of help through science and technology and I thought this was the coolest thing ever.

Meet Robin De Lara

Savannah Goodman

  • Engineering Visionary Scholarship Alumna

Grainger Engineer, 2014

My scholarship helped fund my international travel to Uganda, which incited my passion for global energy access and has led me to pursue a career focused on distributed energy resources and microgrids. 

Meet Savannah Goodman

Dana Yun

  • Engineering Visionary Scholarship Recipient

Grainger Engineer, 2022

Having my tuition partially taken care of has been a great relief from the stress we have been living in. With all the stresses my family has been dealing with, this is one area that we don't have to worry about.

Meet Dana Yun

Jeremy Quinteros

  • Engineering Visionary Scholarship Recipient

Grainger Engineer, 2022

I am a first-generation college student in my family, and I greatly appreciate the support I’ve been given to accomplish my goals.

Meet Jeremy Quinteros