• News-MPDec2014_ASM Calgary

    NACE Foundation Inspires Teachers with Hands-On Learning Tools

    This year, the NACE Foundation celebrated its 10th summer of partnership with the ASM Materials Education Foundation’s Teacher Materials Camps, which first began in August 2004 at the camp in Houston, Texas.  The camps are week-long workshops that provide hundreds of high school science, math, and technology teachers with hands-on experiments and classroom instruction in materials […]

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    PPG donates $10,000 to NACE International Foundation for annual scholarships

    PITTSBURGH, PA – The PPG Industries Foundation has donated $10,000 to create two annual scholarships provided through the NACE International Foundation, a 501(c)(3) entity affiliated with NACE International, The Corrosion Society. Two students pursuing postsecondary academic degrees related to corrosion or coatings each received a $5,000 scholarship on behalf of PPG. The 2014 winners were: Kaitlyn […]

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  • NACE Past Presidents Scholarship –  Sutine Sujittosakul, Cal Poly Pomona and Mary Cole, University of Akron

    NACE Foundation Recognizes 2014 Outstanding Students

    This year’s Scholarship Awards Ceremony and March Masquerade event, held at the historic Aztec Theatre, proved to be the NACE Foundation’s most successful event yet!  The Scholarship Awards Ceremony, sponsored by BP, recognized 36 outstanding students with 46 scholarships – the most scholarships ever awarded by the NACE Foundation in a single year! Following the […]

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    2014 Founders Award Recipient – Dr. Aziz I. Asphahani

    Dr. Aziz Asphahani was selected as the recipient of the 2014 Founders Award for his heavy influence on corrosion science and education, as well as his longstanding and continued commitment to the mission and goals of the NACE Foundation. A NACE member of more than 40 years, Dr. Asphahani served both on the NACE International […]

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    Scholarship in Memory of Long-Time Member J. Lee Magnon

    On behalf of the NACE Central Area, the NACE Foundation is pleased to announce the creation of a new scholarship commemorating long-time NACE member, Lee Magnon, who passed away unexpectedly on November 11, 2011. Jane Brown, Area Director for the NACE Central Area and Owner at Brown Corrosion Services, Inc., spearheaded this initiative and remarked […]

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  • News-MPFeb2014_Henry Jaske

    In Honor of All Veterans

    Six months. For six long months they faced off against the Russians, guns trained on each other across the demarcation line at Pilsen, Czechoslovakia as if waiting to see who would blink first. It was May 11, 1945, and not even one of the soldiers involved in this battle saga knew that this would be […]

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    NACE Foundation of Canada Partners on Summer Materials Camps for Teachers

    Again this summer, the NACE Foundation of Canada and the ASM Materials Education Foundation, along with ASM Materials Camp Canada, collaborated in organizing 5-day camps on materials (including corrosion) in Ottawa, Ontario, and Calgary, Alberta, for teachers.  The Ottawa Camp was held on July 8 – 12, and the Calgary Camp on June 17 – […]

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  • Carboline-NACE Foundation Scholarships – (Center, from left to right) Jacob Sines, Kyle Platt, Ian Coleman, Hans Meyer, University of Akron

    NACE Foundation Recognizes 2013 Outstanding Students

    On Tuesday evening during CORROSION 2013 at House of Blues Orlando, the NACE Foundation recognized scholarship recipients for 2013.  The Scholarship Awards Ceremony, sponsored by BP, recognized 23 students with 34 scholarships.  Out of the 125 applications received by the Foundation, recipients were chosen by selection committees based on their academic excellence, work experience, professional […]

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    2013 Founders Award Recipient – Pierre Crevolin

    Pierre Crevolin was selected as the recipient of the 2013 Founders Award for his long and distinguished history of commitment to the NACE Foundation. Pierre’s service to the Foundation began as a board member in 2004, serving as the NACE Past President representative.  While this was Pierre’s first formal position on the Foundation board, he […]

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    Using Combat Skills to Fight Corrosion; NACE Foundation Helps Put Veterans Back to Work

    At age 24, Anthony Bartlett’s military service was nearing its end and he found himself considering his next steps. In the U.S. Army Bartlett worked in satellite communications, providing Internet and phone capability to Army users; he was a network person in a tactical setting and served in Korea, Afghanistan, and finally at Fort Lewis […]

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