Dr. Hezzleton E. Simmons Memorial Scholarship
Established in 1956 by the University, the scholarship honors Dr. Simmons and his esteemed association with his alma mater, students and the study of chemistry. A 1908 graduate of Buchtel College, Dr. Simmons distinguished himself as professor of chemistry from 1913 to 1933 and as president from 1933 to 1951. Beloved teacher, gifted chemist and visionary leader, he devoted his life to education and the public good.
Recipients are determined by the Department of Chemistry upon review of eligible students and faculty recommendations.