AB PIP STEM awards Leadership/Scholarship Awards and Service Awards to students who have enthusiastically volunteered over the years, demonstrated leadership abilities and shown passion for STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) or STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, math) education.
Leadership/Scholarship Awards go to AB seniors who have taken charge at PIP events and offered substantial contributions to STEM in the community. PIP Service Awards go to AB seniors who have volunteered for more than six PIP events during high school.
2023 Scholarship Winners
2023 Scholarship Winners
Congratulations to our seven graduating AB seniors and AB PIP STEM scholarship recipients!
Alison Yee, Wentworth Institute of Technology
Mariana Maranga, Wellesley College
Anya Mittal, University of Pennsylvania
Sidarth Krishna (not pictured, is a member of the science team, attending Nationals!)
Sunaina Tipirneni, University of Illinois
Emma Liu, Brandeis University
Grace Hart, University of New Hampshire
Co-chair: Dawn Peterson (on left)
Co-chair: Karen Pierce (on right)
2022 Scholarship Winners
Sahil Walia, University of Wisconsin
Yash Prabhu, Purdue University
Lucas Czarnecki, Syracuse University
Nicole Bell, Emory University
Vidyut Suresh, Purdue University
Olivia Tun, Northeastern University
2021 Scholarship Winners
Congratulations and thanks to the following volunteers who won $250 scholarships:
2020 Scholarship Winners
Watch the AB Scholarship Night (filmed by Acton TV). AB PIP STEM winners include: Isabella Hart (University of New Hampshire), Sanjana Krishna (Carnegie Mellon), Kirtana Krishnakumar (University College London), and Mehul Suri (University of Pennsylvania). Congratulations!
2019 Scholarship Winners
Congratulations and thanks to the following scholarship winners for volunteering: Beryl Mohanandhas, Bernice Mohanadhas, and Varsha Jawahar.
2018 Scholarship Winners
Four seniors won scholarships including: Arushi Bhalchandra, Jasper Hendrix, Shruti Nanda, and Katherine Yee.
2017 Scholarship Winners
Congratulations to the 2017 scholarship winners: Amrita Krishnakumar and Madhuri Raman.
2016 Scholarship Winners
From left to right in photo: Dewi Win (AB PIP STEM Co-chair), Sarah Gao (Washington University), Sumanya Kumar (U Conn), Maya Haigis (University of Rochester), Izzy Taylor, (University of Vermont) and Rheta Roeber (AB PIP STEM Treasurer).
2015 Scholarship Winners
Best wishes to our 2015 Scholarship winners. John Petersen presented the awards at ABRHS to William Wu (left, MIT) and Thomas Malchodi (right, Georgia Institute of Technology).
2014 Scholarship Winners
Congratulations to our 2014 scholarship award winners, Stephanie Randolph (left, Boston University) and Namrita Murali (right, Carnegie Mellon). John Petersen presented the awards.
2013 Scholarship Winners
Good luck to this year's scholarship winners including Erin McLaughlin (Penn State), Clark Jacobsohn (WPI), Prakhar Sahay (Brandeis) and Ethan Sherman (American University). In the photo, John Petersen presented the awards to Erin, Clark and Ethan at ABRHS.
2012 Scholarship Winners
Congratulations to AB PIP STEM scholarship winners Alison Reip (left, Tulane) and Megan Rabideau (right, Tufts).John Petersen presented.
2011 Leadership/Scholarship Awards
PIP Co-chairs, John Petersen (left) and Karen Herther (right) awarded scholarships to Prateek Sahay for AB Robotics, Naman Bharadwaj for AB Robotics, Jenn Kappel for Leadership/Service, and Melissa Wang for Leadership/Service.
2011 Service Awards
The following seniors received PIP Service Awards: Nick DeMello, Rosa Huang, Sunny Li, Lex Martin, Henry Neale, Gabi Walters, Jesse Ward, Julia Whyte, and Michael Wu.
2010 Scholarship Winners
Isabel Krakoff (Hamilton College) and Danni Sherman (U. Rochester) won the 2010 Leadership/Scholarship awards.
2009 Scholarship Winners
Douglas Randolph Bentley University) and Erin Sweet (Lesley University) won the 2009 scholarships.
2008 Scholarship Winners
Josh Crofton-McDonald of Acton (Cornell) and Jessica Hatch of Boxborough won the 2008 awards.