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School of Engineering

Barry M. Goldwater Scholarship —Given to students who exhibit an outstanding potential and intend to pursue careers in mathematics, the natural sciences, or engineering
  • Allen Lin ’11,
    Holmdel, NJ
  • Omar Abudayyeh ‘12, Kalamazoo, MI
  • Alex T. Vai ‘11,
    Sudbury, MA
  • Vinay Tripuraneni ’11,
    Fresno, CA

2010 Henry Ford II Scholar Award —Presented to a senior engineering student who has maintained a cumulative average of 5.0 at the end of their seventh term and who has exceptional potential for leadership in the profession of engineering and in society

  • Nevada Sanchez ’10, Cambridge, MA
Capers and Marion McDonald Award for Excellence in Mentoring and Advising —To a faculty member who has demonstrated a lasting commitment to personal and professional development
  • Olivier de Weck,
    Associate Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics and Engineering Systems; Associate Director, Engineering Systems Division

Ruth and Joel Spira Award for Distinguished Teaching —Acknowledges the tradition of high quality engineering education at MIT

  • Benoit Forget,
    Norman K. Rasmussen Assistant Professor of Nuclear Science and Engineering
  • Manolis Kellis, Associate Professor of Computer Science
  • Pierre Lermusiaux, Doherty Associate Professor in Ocean Utilization, Department of Mechanical Engineering
  • Forest White, Associate Professor of Biological Engineering


School of Engineering Graduate Student Extraordinary Teaching and Mentoring Award —Established in 2006 to recognize an engineering graduate student who has demonstrated extraordinary teaching and mentoring as a teaching or research assistant
  • Amos Winter G,
    Chesterfield, NH

Bose Award for Excellence in Teaching

  • Daniel Jackson,
    Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science

Junior Bose Award for Excellence in Teaching

  • Scott Aaronson, TIBCO Career Development Associate Professor of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science