Award Recipients

A complete list of the 2020 Awards Convocation award recipients can be found below. A historical record of previous award recipients will be made available soon, please contact us at awards@mit.edu with any questions.

2020 Recipients

Last Name, First Name Affiliation Award
Abdelhafez, Mohamed Physics Graduate Student Council Teaching Award
Alpha Phi   D. Reid Weedon Jr. ’41 Alumni/ae Relations Award - Honorable Mention
Amini, Alexander G UROP Outstanding Mentor Award - Graduate Student/Postdoc
Arias, Andrea 2022 Frederick Gardiner Fasset Jr. Award
Attah, Ochiba 2020 Ronald E. McNair Scholarship Award
Benard, Kimberly CAPD Gordon Y. Billard Award
Berzolla, Emily 2020 Malcolm G. Kispert Award
Blake, Kofi 2020 Albert G. Hill Prize
Block, Wesley 2022 Harold J. Pettegrove Award
Bolivar Matos, Andrea 2020 Albert G. Hill Prize
Brode-Roger, Olivia G Goodwin Medal Award
Carbin, Michael EECS Frank E. Perkins Award for Excellence in Graduate Advising
Chandra, Shekhar G Graduate Student Council Teaching Award
Davis, Meghan 2021 Bridge Builder Award (Individual or Group)
Delarue, Arthur G William L. Stewart, Jr.  Award
Delta Phi Epsilon   D. Reid Weedon Jr. ’41 Alumni/ae Relations Award - Second Place
Edoh, Melissa Anthropology Everett Moore Baker Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching
Edskes, Bouke 2020 Howard W. Johnson Award
Espiritu, Joseph 2020 Albert G. Hill Prize
Essigmann, John Biological Engineering Arthur C. Smith Award
Feng, Guoping Brain and Cognative Sciences Frank E. Perkins Award for Excellence in Graduate Advising
Fenlon, Liam 2020 Larry G. Benedict Leadership Award
Gaetz, Marisa 2020 William L. Stewart, Jr.  Award
Gallagher, Lawrence Open Learning, Supporting Unit, MVP Gordon Y. Billard Award
Gelman, Allan 2020 Laya and Jerome B. Wiesner Student Art Award
Gelman, Danny 2020 Laya and Jerome B. Wiesner Student Art Award
Gibbons, Robert Sloan Frank E. Perkins Award for Excellence in Graduate Advising
Goetz, Devon 2020 Betsy Schumacher Woman Athlete of the Year Award
Gunter-Rahman, Fatima 2020 Association of MIT Alumnae (AMITA) Senior Academic Award
Haeffner, Brett 2021 Frederick Gardiner Fasset Jr. Award
Hussain, Timmy 2020 Ronald E. McNair Scholarship Award
Ignaccolo, Carmelo G UROP Outstanding Mentor Award - Graduate Student/Postdoc
Kacham, Deekshita 2022 Emerging Leader Award
Khan, Talia 2020 Laya and Jerome B. Wiesner Student Art Award
Khan, Talia 2020 Suzanne Berger Award for Future Global Leaders
Kim, Ju-Lee Mathematics Earll M. Murman Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Advising
Kolodziejski, Leslie EECS Frank E. Perkins Award for Excellence in Graduate Advising
Kosten, Margaret 2020 Laya and Jerome B. Wiesner Student Art Award
Lee, Michelle 2021 Outstanding New Leader Award
Lepe, Bianca G Emerging Leader Award
Lepe, Bianca G Karl Taylor Compton Prize
Leplae-Arthur, Timothy 2020 Ronald E. McNair Scholarship Award
Llarena, Federico 2020 Albert G. Hill Prize
Lombardo, Seamus G Priscilla King Gray Award for Public Service
Lopez, Josue G Mens et Manus Award
MacConnell, Stephanie G Patrick J. McGovern ’59 Entrepreneurship Award
Magana-Salgado, Uriel 2021 Albert G. Hill Prize
Minsky, Charlotte 2020 Karl Taylor Compton Prize
MIT Energy Conference   Outstanding Event Award
Moussa, Zaina 2021 Albert G. Hill Prize
Olivetti, Elsa Materials Science and Engineering Paul Gray Award for Public Service
Orji, Andrea 2021 Albert G. Hill Prize
Osman, Abdalla 2021 Albert G. Hill Prize
Phi Beta Epsilon   D. Reid Weedon Jr. ’41 Alumni/ae Relations Award - Honorable Mention
Pulido, Mirabella Research Laboratory of Electronics James N. Murphy Award
Quaye, Jessica 2020 Golden Beaver Award (Individual)
Quaye, Jessica 2020 Karl Taylor Compton Prize
Quaye, Jessica 2020 Mens et Manus Award
Quaye, Jessica 2020 MISTI Ambassador Award
Raskar, Ramesh Architecture and Planning Frank E. Perkins Award for Excellence in Graduate Advising
Reynolds-Cuéllar, Pedro G Unsung Hero Award
Richardson, Caleb 2020 Ronald E. McNair Scholarship Award
Sania, Jeba 2020 Albert G. Hill Prize
Shaoul, Yorai 2021 Malcolm G. Kispert Award
Silmore, Kevin Chemical Engineering Graduate Student Council Teaching Award
Sivaraman, Venkatesh 2020 Louis Sudler Prize in the Art
Strang, Gilbert Mathematics Irwin Sizer Award for the Most Significant Improvement to MIT Education
Sydney Pacific Graduate Council   Golden Beaver Award (Group)
Tassi, Jennifer Recklet Medical Laya Weisner Community Award
Tau Epsilon Phi   D. Reid Weedon Jr. ’41 Alumni/ae Relations Award - First Place
Turton, Sam G John S.W. Kellett '47 Award
Tweedy, Ruth 2020 Frederick Gardiner Fasset Jr. Award
Wahid, Mimi 2021 Albert G. Hill Prize
Wahid, Mimi 2021 Unsung Hero Award
Wahnschafft, Kiara 2020 Priscilla King Gray Award for Public Service
Wang, Yi "Jenny" G Larry G. Benedict Leadership Award
Xu, Liza G Edward L. Horton Fellowship Award
Yao, Olivia 2020 Laya and Jerome B. Wiesner Student Art Award
Zeta Psi   D. Reid Weedon Jr. ’41 Alumni/ae Relations Award - Second Place
Zhao, Yufei Mathematics UROP Outstanding Mentor Award - Faculty