Poly Awarded Block Grant from NACME

National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering Inc. (NACME) has awarded Polytechnic University a $50,000 block grant to support the education of minority engineering students. Nineteen Poly students were named recipients of the grant. Since 1974, NACME has provided leadership and support for the national effort to increase representation of minority men and women in engineering and technology. The NACME scholars are:

NAME MAJOR Beatrice Bonny Biochemistry Royce Corley Computer Science Nelson Dorado Mechanical Engineering  Edward Granja Computer Engineering  Maxime Moise Computer Science Dwayne O'Neil Computer Engineering Esteban Ortiz Computer Science Jonah Petit Mechanical Engineering Rafael Polamco Computer Engineering Nigal Rodriquez Electrical Engineering Edgar Amores Electrical Engineering Andrew Bacchus Electrical Engineering   Michael Berrios Electrical Engineering Juan Borja Undeclared Thomas Ryan Computer Science Derrique Shand Computer Engineering Barine Tee Computer Science Luis Valderruten Computer Engineering Joshua Washington Technology Management