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AFS Piedmont Chapter Awards $10,500

February 25, 2013

The American Foundry Society’s (AFS) Piedmont Chapter awarded a total of $10,500 in scholarships to graduate and undergraduate students participating in the Virginia Tech Foundry Institute for Research and Education (VT-FIRE) program.

Precision Castparts Corp., the Foundry Educational Foundation and the Piedmont Chapter funded the scholarships. Scholarship winners included:

Graduate Student

  • Drew Snelling

Senior Class

  • Mary Seals
  • Haley Cherniuk
  • Shawn McKinney
  • Ashley Durrbeck
  • Ruth Kay
  • Patrick Stockhausen
  • Patrick Walsh

Junior Class

  • Devon Baker

Sophomore Class

  • Myrissa Maxfield