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Office of Undergraduate Advising & Academic Programming

Outstanding UROP Mentor Awards—Selected from UROP students’ nominations of research mentors who have demonstrated exceptional guidance and teaching in a research setting
  • Paulo Lozano, H.N. Slater Assistant Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics
  • Venkataramanan Soundararajan G
Randolph G. Wei UROP Award—Presented each spring to the undergraduate who has made the most outstanding contribution in undergraduate research at the interface of the life sciences and engineering
  • Ryan Flynn ‘10
  • Melissa Gymrek ‘11
Peter J. Eloranta Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowships—Awarded to MIT undergraduates for interesting and novel research of student-initiated ideas developed outside the normal curriculum; each fellowship provides $6,000 for the students to conduct their summer research in any field
  • Michael Paul Medlock-Walton '10
  • Peter Reinhardt '12
  • Yang Yang '11
  • Hiroshi Mendoza '10
  • Matt Lord '10
Outstanding Associate Advisor Award—Presented annually to an upper-class student who has demonstrated exceptional dedication to mentoring freshmen in an advising group and residential community.
  • Cathy Melnikow '10
Outstanding Freshman Advisor Awards—Honored two freshman Advisors who showed outstanding support for freshmen during their first year at MIT
  • Edward Moriarty, Edgerton Center
  • Dr. Barry Johnston, Department of Chemical Engineering