2009–2010 Scholarship Winners
The National Board has awarded two students technical scholarships for the 2009–2010 school year. The recipients are Amrita Nag and Rhean Demirkan.
Ms. Nag is the daughter of Nilanjan Nag, a safety codes officer who works for the Alberta Boilers Safety Association in Calgary. Ms. Nag majors in chemical engineering at McGill University in Montreal.
Mr. Demirkan is the son of David Demirkan, who works for the City of Detroit Buildings and Safety Engineering Department. Rhean Demirkan is pursuing a degree in mechanical engineering at the University of Michigan.
The National Board Technical Scholarship is available to the children, step-children, grandchildren, or great-grandchildren of past and present National Board staff and members as well as past and present Commissioned Inspectors.
More information about the scholarship can be found on the National Board Web site under ABOUT US.