Seth Shindelar of Decorah, ] has been awarded the 2019-2020 Adam J. Bohr Memorial Engineering Scholarship.

The scholarship is given by the Bohr family and McClure of Clive, in honor of the late Mr. Adam J. Bohr. The scholarship is awarded to a student pursuing the field of engineering and is based on scholastic standing, community involvement, and extracurricular activities.

Shindelar will receive $4,000, paid over two years, for his pursuit of engineering study. He is graduating from Decorah High School and plans to attend Iowa State University to study Engineering.

“Adam was full of energy and not afraid to take on tough challenges. His personality would light up a room – not typical of most engineers,” said Terry Lutz, CEO of McClure. “When selecting a scholarship winner, we try to find someone that best represents Adam and we believe Seth does just that.”
About the Adam J Bohr Memorial Scholarship

Bohr graduated from Decorah High School and received his Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from Iowa State University. He was a successful partner with McClure, managing the North Liberty office before passing away in 2010.

The scholarship was started in 2011 by the Bohr family and McClure. It is open to students in Decorah. The scholarship is awarded based on scholastic standing, community involvement, extracurricular activities, and a short essay on why the individual wants to study engineering.