Aaron Brundage of Sandia National Laboratories has been named a 2013 Black Engineer of the Year Award (BEYA) Minority in Research Science Emerald Honoree in the category of Most Promising Scientist – Government.
The award is intended to provide guidance to young people to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM).
BEYA awards recognize the nation’s best and brightest engineers, scientists and technology experts. They are a program of the national Career Communications Group, an advocate for corporate diversity, and part of its STEM achievement program. Brundage will receive his award at the 28th BEYA conference Feb. 6 in Washington, D.C.
About the photo:
Aaron Brundage of Sandia National Laboratories took to engineering at age 3 when his mom gave him a LEGO 566 kit for Christmas. (Photo by Randy Montoya)