Dr. Joseph N. Cannon Chemical Engineeing Academic Endowment Scholarship

Dr. Joseph N. Cannon Chemical Engineering Endowment Scholarship Fund will be Initiated at Homecoming.

The Chemical Engineering Department is proud to announce the initiation of the Dr. Joseph N. Cannon Chemical Engineering Endowment Scholarship Fund Kick-off at Homecoming. Because of Dr. Cannon’s tireless efforts on the Chemical Engineering faculty and as Chair of the Chemical Engineering Department, Howard’s Chemical Engineering Department is one of the best in the country. He has prepared countless Howard Chemical Engineering graduates for over 40 years to go out and compete with the best and brightest Engineers that Industry has to offer. He is a “Living Legend” in the Chemical Engineering field and has been awarded many “Awards for Excellence” in the Chemical Engineering field by many outside organizations. The Chemical Engineering Department wants to honor Dr. Cannon for all of his accomplishments by creating this Endowment Fund in his honor.
Please come and celebrate this momentous occasion with us at Homecoming. Our goal is raise $100000 for Dr. Cannon’s Endowment fund. We are encouraging ChemE’s to make a minumum contribution of $1000 or more. No gift is too small or large because the accumulated value will make a difference in the amount of money that we raise for the Dr. Cannon Endowment fund. Your donation to the Dr. Cannon Endowment fund will be tax deductible to you. We are also encouraging Faculty and Organizations that he is a member of to make a generous contribution to his Endowment Fund. If you have any questions please contact Ebony S. Hooker; ebony.hooker@howard.edu, 202-806-6624 or Dr. Stubbs, mstubbs@howard.edu, 202-806-5876x7420,



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