Scholarship History:   

The Gurolnick Scholarship has been established by William Gurolnick, a 1948 Lane Tech graduate.  The recipient should plan to follow a path in Chemical Engineering or Disciplines of Chemistry. 

Scholarship Award:     

$2,000 per awarded recipient as a one-time total award.
This scholarship will be awarded to one (1) graduating senior.


  • Lane Tech student with an expected June 2022 graduation date.

  • The scholarship award is based on scholastic ability, academic excellence and financial need.

  • Demonstrates a passionate interest in the study of Chemical Engineering or Disciplines of Chemistry.

  • Commitment to major in Chemical Engineering or Disciplines of Chemistry.

  • Acceptance to an accredited college or university.

Choose one (1) essay, 250-350 word maximum, length may vary.

Essay Option #1

Reflecting on your time at Lane Tech, how has your experience prepared you both for college and for pursuing study in the field of chemistry?

Essay Option #2

What moment in your life sparked your interest in chemistry and how do you plan to contribute to the field in the future?

The deadline to apply for this scholarship is Monday, April 17, 2023 at 5pm.