October 9, 2018
Sheetal Prasanna, a biomedical engineering major with the Purdue School of Engineering and Technology at IUPUI, was awarded the Women & Hi Tech Leading Light Award on Thursday, October 4, 2018. 119 total nominations were submitted for awards this year, along with 14 nominees in the undergraduate scholarship category.
This year, two $5,000 scholarships were awarded to women living in Indiana with the intent to remain in the state after graduating to put their education to work in our community. The Women & Hi Tech Scholarships are open to women pursuing a degree in science, technology, engineering or math.