On Friday night George Washington University hosted a dinner at The Ritz-Carlton for sponsors of scholarships and recipients. This year’s Edelson Scholarship winner is Jose Hernandez, a graduating senior in Electrical and Computer Engineering. His senior project was to design a “secure keyless entry” for a home or commercial building. He has been hired to go to work for Accenture Consulting and will be working in the D.C. area. He lives in Maryland but his family is from El Salvador. He is a bright and enthusiastic person who is very appreciative of having the support of the Edelson scholarhip.
The Professor Burton I. Edelson Memorial Schlarship was established in 2002 by Daniel C. Edelson, Joseph N. Pelton, Neil Helm and friends of Professor Burton I. Edelson. The income earned by this fund supports scholarships for undergraduate or graduate students in the School Of Engineering and Applied Science in the electrical and computer engineeing or computer science departments.