Award Recipients

A complete list of the 2021 Awards Convocation award recipients can be found below. Please contact us at awards@mit.edu with any questions.

2021 Recipients

Last Name, First Name

Affiliation

Award

Agarwal, Shashank

G

Edward L. Horton Fellowship Award

Alet, Ferran

G

UROP Outstanding Mentor Award - Graduate Student/Postdoc

Alpha Chi Omega

 

D. Reid Weedon JR ’41 Alumni/ae Relations Award

Apolaya Torres, Luisa

2021

Laya and Jerome B. Wiesner Student Art Awards

Bastian, Luke

2021

Albert G. Hill Prize

Beaulieu-Laroche, Lou

G

Unsung Hero Award

Begun, David

G

Patrick J. McGovern ’59 Entrepreneurship Award

Beja-Glasser, Victoria

G

Graduate Student Council Teaching Award

Bergmann, Kristin

EAPS

Paul Gray Award for Public Service

Bertschinger, Edmund

Physics

Everett Moore Baker Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Teaching

Bonner, Tanner

2022

Albert G. Hill Prize

Brand, Amy

MIT Press

Laya Weisner Community Award

Caragay, Emily

2022

Larry G. Benedict Leadership Award

Chantharayukhonthorn, Maytee

G

Edward L. Horton Fellowship Award

Chantharayukhonthorn, Maytee

G

Outstanding Event Award for the 2020 Mechanical Engineering Research Exhibition

Chi, Pohao

G

Harold and Arlene Schnitzer Prize in the Visual Arts - First Prize

Choi, Chanyeol

G

Graduate Student Council Teaching Award

Collins, Dennis

Housing & Residential Services, DSL

Gordon Y. Billard

Colwell, Richard

2021

MISTI Ambassador Award

Comin, Riccardo

Physics

Frank E. Perkins Award for Excellence in Graduate Advising

Coombs, Orisa

2021

Bridge Builder Award (Individual or Group)

Costello, Kevin

2021

Laya and Jerome B. Wiesner Student Art Awards

Danheiser, Rick

Chemistry

Gordon Y. Billard

Davis, Meghan

2021

Albert G. Hill Prize

Dawson, Miranda

G

John S.W. Kellett '47 Award

Delta Phi Epsilon

 

D. Reid Weedon JR ’41 Alumni/ae Relations Award

Dunphy, Jane

Global Studies and Languages

Irwin Sizer Award for the Most Significant Improvement to MIT Education

Duong, Leyna

2022

Albert G. Hill Prize

Elwell, David

International Students Office

James N. Murphy Award

Engelberg, Daniel

G

Graduate Student Council Teaching Award

Flynn, Rian

2021

Laya and Jerome B. Wiesner Student Art Awards

Franjou, Sebastian

2021

Louis Sudler Prize

Franjou, Sebastian

2021

Ronald E. McNair Scholarship Award

Gaetz, Marisa

G

Priscilla King Gray Award for Public Service

Garner, Kendall

2021

Ronald E. McNair Scholarship Award

Garza, Flor

2021

Albert G. Hill Prize

Grey-Stewart, Danielle

2021

Priscilla King Gray Award for Public Service

Guerra-Garcia, Carmen

Aeronautics and Astronautics

Earll M. Murman Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Advising

Haile, Nebyu

2022

Albert G. Hill Prize

Hong, Letong (Carina)

2023

Emerging Leader Award

Hypsher, Asia

2021

Albert G. Hill Prize

Jean-Charles, Sandy

2021

Albert G. Hill Prize

Jean-Charles, Sandy

2021

Mens et Manus Award

Johnson, Devin

2022

Albert G. Hill Prize

Johnson, Kevin

G

Patrick J. McGovern ’59 Entrepreneurship Award

Johnson, Miles

2021

Ronald E. McNair Scholarship Award

Jones, Graham

Anthropology Program

Frank E. Perkins Award for Excellence in Graduate Advising

Kimura, Keiji

G

William L. Stewart, Jr.  Award

Lee, Crystal

G

UROP Outstanding Mentor Award - Graduate Student/Postdoc

Lee, Kevin

G

Graduate Student Council Teaching Award

Li, Phoebe

 

Association of MIT Alumnae (AMITA) Senior Academic Award

Liu, Justin

2021

Malcolm G. Kispert Award

MITVote

 

Golden Beaver Award (Group)

Moses, Billy

G

Golden Beaver Award (Individual)

Moses, Billy

G

Karl Taylor Compton Prize

Nambrath, Anjali

2021

Laya W. Wiesner Award

Nielan, Maya

2021

Malcolm G. Kispert Award

Not Awarded

 

Betsy Schumacher Woman Athlete of the Year Award

Not Awarded

 

Harold J. Pettegrove Award

Not Awarded

 

Howard W. Johnson Award

Olivetti, Elsa

Materials Science and Engineering

Bose Award for Excellence in Teaching

Orji, Andrea

2021

Suzanne Berger Award for Future Global Leaders

Osman, Abdalla

2021

Ronald E. McNair Scholarship Award

Owens, Crystal

G

Outstanding Event Award for the 2020 Mechanical Engineering Research Exhibition

Peasah, Abena

2021

Albert G. Hill Prize

Peasah, Abena

2021

Unsung Hero Award

Phi Beta Epsilon

 

D. Reid Weedon JR ’41 Alumni/ae Relations Award

Phi Sigma Kappa

 

D. Reid Weedon JR ’41 Alumni/ae Relations Award

Prather, Kristala

Chemical Engineering

Gordon Y. Billard

Radovitzky, Raul

Aeronautics and Astronautics

Arthur C. Smith Award

Sahagun, Alvaro

G

Outstanding New Leader Award

Sevimli, Yunus

G

Graduate Student Council Teaching Award

Shivamoggi, Rohini

G

Mens et Manus Award

Short, Mike

Nuclear Science and Engineering

UROP Outstanding Mentor Award - Faculty

Singh Sehmi, Navroop

G

Patrick J. McGovern ’59 Entrepreneurship Award

Smith, Zachary

Chemical Engineering

Frank E. Perkins Award for Excellence in Graduate Advising

Solomon, Susan

EAPS

UROP Outstanding Mentor Award - Faculty

Steil, Justin

Urban Studies and Planning

Frank E. Perkins Award for Excellence in Graduate Advising

TBA

 

Frederick Gardiner Fassett Jr. Award

TBA

 

Teaching with Digitial Technology Award

Terrasa, Gabriel

2021

Laya and Jerome B. Wiesner Student Art Awards

Toure, Mohammed

G

Emerging Leader Award

Tran, Andison

2021

Golden Beaver Award (Individual)

Trejo, Moises

2022

Albert G. Hill Prize

Ullah, Anika

G

MISTI Ambassador Award

Van de Zande, Georgia

G

Goodwin Medal Award

Wilcots, Julia

G

Larry G. Benedict Leadership Award

Zhang, Laura

G

Graduate Student Council Teaching Award