The Powder Coating Institute (PCI) has awarded its 2019 scholarships to students studying various subjects that can lead to a career in powder coating.  

The program awarded US$25,000 in total, which includes donations of US$5,000 from corporate donors Axalta Coating Systems, Gema USA and Nordson Corporation.  

‘We are very excited that this program continues to grow each year. It is a pleasure to be a part of something that really invests in future talent,’ said Trena Benson, PCI executive director.

The scholarship awardees are Samuel Little, Purdue University, Genevieve Andreae, University of Wisconsin – Platteville, Daikon Iverson, University of Wisconsin – Stout, Mark Rupert, University of Cincinnati and Ashley Sullivan, University of Cincinnati.

This story uses material from PCI, with editorial changes made by Materials Today. The views expressed in this article do not necessarily represent those of Elsevier.