The Argonne Hispanic-Latino Club issued their third “Hispanics in Science Incentive Award” Scholarship to Javier Lopez on Friday, April 26, 2013. The Student and Leadership Awards and Scholarship program took place at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Mary Nunez (Club Secretary) and Vanessa Mendez (Club Adviser) attended the presentation.
Javier Lopez is a Junior at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign with a major in Community Health Sciences. His campus involvement includes: Avicenna Community Health Center – Student Initiative President; Career Health Professions Council; and Alpha Phi Omega.
The Argonne Hispanic-Latino Club Hispanics in Science Incentive Award Scholarship was established to recognize one undergraduate student of Hispanic heritage who has devoted extra time to the study of science, engineering or mathematics.