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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

  • UROP Faculty Mentor: Kerri Cahoy,
    Boeing Assistant Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics
  • UROP Graduate Student Mentor: Armon Sharei 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

  • Victoria Lu '13
  • John Yazbek '13

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

  • Meme Tran '13
  • Daniel Zhang '15

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

  • Elizabeth Toller '14

Outstanding Freshman Advisor Awards-Honors two freshman advisors who showed outstanding support for freshmen during their first year at MIT

  • Edmund Bertschinger,
    Department Head and Professor of Physics
  • 2012 Awards