Award Recipients

Year Recipient Name Awarded by Type Department Details
2016 Marissa Bennett Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Undergraduate
2015 Sakshi Khurana Crimson and Gray Awards Worcester Polytechnic Institute
2017 Natalie S Wellen Salisbury Prize Worcester Polytechnic Institute Undergraduate Mathematical Sciences
2019 Katherine Handy Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Undergraduate
2012 Christine Drew Denise Nicoletti Trustees' Award for Service to Community Worcester Polytechnic Institute Faculty

Read the citation: 2012 Denise Nicoletti Trustees Award

2012 Awards for Excellence in Teaching, Research, Advising, and Community Service Presented at Honors Convocation
2008 Virginia Ward Fulbright U.S. Student Award Fulbright U.S. Student Program Graduate International & Global Studies

Taiwan

2008 Kristen L. Billiar Board of Trustees' Award for Outstanding Academic Advising Worcester Polytechnic Institute Faculty Biomedical Engineering

Read the citation: 2008 Academic Advising Award

2012 Carrick Eggleston Fulbright Scholars Fulbright Program Faculty Civil, Environmental, & Architectural Engineering

India

2011 Taskin Padir Romeo L. Moruzzi Young Faculty Award for Innovation in Undergraduate Education Worcester Polytechnic Institute Faculty Electrical & Computer Engineering

Read the citation: 2011 Romeo Award

2020 Christine Kobza Advisor of the Year Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Interfraternity Council and Panhellenic Council

2015 Michael Derryberry, Jermiah McCarthy Provost's MQP Awards Worcester Polytechnic Institute Undergraduate Electrical & Computer Engineering

"FPGA Real-Time Stoplight Detection"

Advisor: Xinming Huang

2011 Laura M. Amodeo '06 John Boynton Young Alumni Award for Service to WPI WPI Alumni Association Alumni
2016 Erica A. Mason '96 John Boynton Young Alumni Award for Service to WPI WPI Alumni Association Alumni
2021 Catherine M. Hogan Provost's MQP Awards Worcester Polytechnic Institute Undergraduate Physics

Computational Characterization of a Millimeter-Wave Heat Exchanger with AlN:Mo Cylindrical Susceptors

2020 Yanhua Li National Science Foundation CAREER Award National Science Foundation Faculty Computer Science
2023 Amity Manning Sigma Xi Outstanding Junior Faculty Award Worcester Polytechnic Institute Faculty Biology & Biotechnology
2017 John M. Sullivan Board of Trustees' Award for Outstanding Academic Advising Worcester Polytechnic Institute Faculty Mechanical & Materials Engineering

2017 Awards for Excellence in Teaching, Research, Advising, and Community Service Presented at Honors Convocation

2016 Kelly Beisswanger Salisbury Prize Worcester Polytechnic Institute Undergraduate Mechanical & Materials Engineering
2009 Daniel Tennant, Julia Berg, Joseph Strong Provost's MQP Awards Worcester Polytechnic Institute Undergraduate Interactive Media & Game Development

"Petrified"

Advisor: Robert W. Lindeman

2018 Charles Lovering Salisbury Prize Worcester Polytechnic Institute Undergraduate Computer Science
2007 Kristin Collette Student Employee of the Year Worcester Polytechnic Institute Graduate Undergraduate Admissions
2015 Veronica Rivero Gorrin Crimson and Gray Awards Worcester Polytechnic Institute
2008 Peter Christopher Board of Trustees' Award for Outstanding Teaching Worcester Polytechnic Institute Faculty Mathematical Sciences

Read the citation: 2008 Outstanding Teaching Award

2008 Joel J. Brattin Board of Trustees' Award for Outstanding Research & Creative Scholarship Worcester Polytechnic Institute Faculty Humanities & Arts

Read the citation: 2008 Outstanding Research Award

2017 Christopher Pierce Provost's MQP Awards Worcester Polytechnic Institute Undergraduate Physics

"Removal of Accidental Degeneracy in Cubic Quantum Dots."

Advisor: L. Ramdas Ram-Mohan

2013 David Cyganski Chair's Exemplary Faculty Prize Worcester Polytechnic Institute Faculty Electrical & Computer Engineering

David Cyganski Receives WPI's 2013 Chairman's Exemplary Faculty Prize at Commencement

2020 Jordan Wynn
2007 William W. Rawstron '57 Robert H. Goddard Alumni Award for Outstanding Professional Achievement WPI Alumni Association Alumni
2012 Brian W Chu '92 Ichabod Washburn Young Alumni Award for Professional Achievement WPI Alumni Association Alumni

Read the citation: 2012 Ichabod Washburn Young Alumni Award, Brian W Chu

2018 Christine Schondek Crimson and Gray Awards Worcester Polytechnic Institute
2022 Adraesteia Wong Provost's MQP Awards Worcester Polytechnic Institute Undergraduate Humanities & Arts

“Never Set in Stone: The Creative Process in Transformative Fiction”   

Advisor: Kate McIntyre

2010 William "Tuna" Trask Goat's Head Award for Lifetime Commitment to WPI WPI Alumni Association
2015 Hajar Jafferji Fulbright U.S. Student Award Fulbright U.S. Student Program Graduate Civil, Environmental, & Architectural Engineering

Morocco

WPI Doctoral Student Receives Fulbright Scholarship to Help Restore Historic City of Fès in Morocco
2017 Drew DeRubeis Crimson and Gray Awards Worcester Polytechnic Institute
2015 A. Laurence Jones III Robert H. Goddard Alumni Award for Outstanding Professional Achievement WPI Alumni Association Alumni
2008 Neal Orman Provost's MQP Awards Worcester Polytechnic Institute Undergraduate Computer Science

"GPU Optimization of an Existing Free-Viewpoint Video System"

Advisor: Robert Lindeman

2015 Lina Tran Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship Undergraduate
1998 George Heineman National Science Foundation CAREER Award National Science Foundation Faculty Computer Science
2018 Nina K. Simon '03 Ichabod Washburn Young Alumni Award for Professional Achievement WPI Alumni Association Alumni

Read the Citation: 2018 Ichabod Washburn Young Alumni Award, Nina K. Simon

2016 Samanatha Swartz Sigma Xi Undergraduate Research Award Worcester Polytechnic Institute Computer Science

Outstanding Major Qualifying Project

1991 Robert Long II Board of Trustees' Award for Outstanding Teaching Worcester Polytechnic Institute Faculty Physics
1929 Richard K. Irons Rhodes Scholar Rhodes Trust Alumni
1993 Wesley T. Mott Board of Trustees' Award for Outstanding Research & Creative Scholarship Worcester Polytechnic Institute Faculty Humanities & Arts
2011 Morgan R. Rees '61 Herbert F. Taylor Alumni Award for Distinguished Service to WPI WPI Alumni Association Alumni
2018 Katharine Dunphy, Sophia Gomarlo, Katherine Moore Provost's MQP Awards Worcester Polytechnic Institute Undergraduate

"Analyzing Fast-Track Effectiveness at ReadyMED Plus Worcester."

Advisor:  Renata Konrad

Sponsor:  Reliant Medical Group

 

2015 Mingrui Wei i3: Investing in Ideas with Impact Worcester Polytechnic Institute Graduate Computer Science

Best Presentation

2018 Amy Toscano CARE (Courageous, Aware, Responsible, Exceptional) Award Worcester Polytechnic Institute
2008 Stephan A. Mezak '78 Robert H. Goddard Alumni Award for Outstanding Professional Achievement WPI Alumni Association Alumni
2013 Jason B. Mello '98 Ichabod Washburn Young Alumni Award for Professional Achievement WPI Alumni Association Alumni

Read the citation: 2013 Ichabod Washburn Young Alumni Award, Jason B. Mello

2020 Mbolle Akume Edwin Coghlin ’23 Award for Community Service Worcester Polytechnic Institute Undergraduate

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