The Annual IOM Polymer Group South Ireland Seminar in Athlone in April 2017 was the forum for the award of the inaugrual IOM / JLGoor Polymer Engineering Scholarships.
Two 2nd year students from the AIT B.Eng (Hons) Mechanical & Polymer Enginnering course were were awarded the scholarships, which will give them €1,000 for each of their remaining three years of study. The Scholarships were awarded based on Academic Merit & Personal Achievement during their first year of study.
Louis Goor - "We at JL Goor are excited at this opportuity to recognise and support two outstanding students at AIT. We know first hand the value of this Polymer Engineering course as we have three past students employed in our companies. The growth of our industry is dependant on a continuous flow of able, ambitious polymer engineers and we hope to encourage this with these Scholarships.
L - R on photo: Louis Goor (JL Goor Ltd); Bryan Slattery (Student); Niall Gavin (Student) & Gearoid Clarke (JL Goor Materials Ltd)