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The Lean Education Advancement Foundation (LEAF) was established for you!

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2016 Scholarship Winners

Student

University

Faculty

University

Ben Lakes Industrial Technology- Cal Poly         Eric Olsen Industrial Technology- Cal Poly              
Kathlyn Kennedy Baylor University Laurie Burney Baylor University              
 Jamen Brewster Marmaxx Thomas Stone  Penn State University

2016 LEI Award Winners

Ye Shi Student, Maharishi University of Management
Andrew Bargerstock Student, Maharishi University of Management

2015 Scholarship Winners

Student

University

Faculty

University

Jeffrey Hines Michigan Technological University          Joel Tuoriniemi Michigan Technological University              
John Mangione University of Vermont Joanne Pencak University of Vermont                 
   

2015 LEI Award Winners

Amal Said Professor, University of Toledo
Jessica Jakubowski Student, University of Toledo
Patti Timm Walden University
Amy Shaw Western Washington University

2014 Scholarship Winners

Student

University

Faculty

University

Richard Veitenheimer Baylor University                             Laurie Burney Baylor University                                    
William Hennessey University of Vermont Joanne Pencak University of Vermont                 
   

2014 LEI Award Winners

Amal Said Professor, University of Toledo
Huilan Zhang Student, University of Toledo

2013 Scholarship Winners

Student

University

Faculty

University

Huilan Zhang University of Toledo Amal Said University of Toledo
Jarvas Polk Winona State University Gloria McVay Winona State University
Amy Pucket Western Washington University Audrey Taylor Western Washington University

2013 LEI Award Winners

Audrey Taylor Professor, Western Washington University
Lin Lin Shi Student, Maharishi University

 

Mission

To provide scholarships for undergraduate, graduate and doctoral students and faculty to attend Lean Conferences in order to learn the concepts, principles, practices and tools of Lean Strategy. This will include, but not be limited to, Lean Accounting, Lean Human Resources, Lean IT, Lean Production and Lean Logistics.

To provide funding for faculty and practitioner research opportunities that advance Lean Knowledge.