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Intel ISEF 2013 Special Awards Organization Profile

 

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Alcoa Foundation

Website:
http://www.alcoa.com/global/en/community/foundation/info_page/about_overview.asp

 

Alcoa Foundation is one of the largest corporate foundations in the U.S., with assets of approximately US $446 million. Founded 60 years ago, Alcoa Foundation has invested more than US $550 million since 1952. In 2011, Alcoa and Alcoa Foundation contributed $38 million to nonprofit organizations throughout the world, focusing on Environment and Education. Through this work, Alcoa Foundation is building innovative partnerships, engaging its people to improve the environment and educating tomorrow's leaders.

 

Why We Participate

The work of Alcoa Foundation is further enhanced by Alcoa's thousands of employee volunteers, who in 2011 contributed more than 900,000 service hours‚ the equivalent of more than 475 people working full-time for a year. In 2012, a record 60 percent of Alcoa employees participated in the company's signature Month of Service across 24 countries.

 

 

2013 Awards Offered

Power Economy Award: Alcoa Foundation will offer awards for projects that demonstrates innovative, sustainable electric power savings or effective management. First Award of $2,500

Using Metals: Alcoa Foundation will also offer awards for projects that best demonstrate innovative, sustainable use of metals, focusing on but not limited to aluminum. First Award of $2,500

Power Economy, Second Award of $1,500

Using Metals, Second Award of $1,500

Power Economy, Third Award of $1,000

Using Metals, Third Award of $1,000

 

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Intel ISEF 2013 Awards

Power Economy Award: Alcoa Foundation will offer awards for projects that demonstrates innovative, sustainable electric power savings or effective management. First Award of $2,500

Andrew Miller

Third World Power: Using a Joule Thief to Extend Battery Life

 

Using Metals: Alcoa Foundation will also offer awards for projects that best demonstrate innovative, sustainable use of metals, focusing on but not limited to aluminum. First Award of $2,500

Tsimafei Malakhouski

AluGlass – New Thermostable Material for Electrical Engineering

 

Power Economy, Second Award of $1,500

Yutong Liu

Peiwen Liu

Shuailin Lu

Technology of DC Supply in Families

 

Using Metals, Second Award of $1,500

Faizullah Mashriqi

Let There Be Light!... Fully Solution-Processed Polymer Based- Aluminum Substrate Photovoltaic Cells Fabricated in Ambient Air

 

Power Economy, Third Award of $1,000

Cristian Rivera

Large Scale Renewable Energy Uninterruptable Power System (UPS)

 

Using Metals, Third Award of $1,000

Andres Artze

Michael Sherburne

Ablation Resistance and Performance of Metals in Magnetoplasmadynamic Applications

 

SAO Updates

Alcoa Foundation Focuses on Sustainability at Intel ISEF 2012

 
   
 

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