EECS Undergraduate Student Awards
The Outstanding Achievement Award is given to an
outstanding senior from each program area: computer engineering, computer
science, and electrical engineering, on the basis of overall achievement. High
scholastic standing is important. $500 cash award.
The Outstanding Research Award is given to students who did an
outstanding project over and above the requirements in a course or an
independent project with a faculty member or graduate student. $500 cash award.
The Outstanding Service Award is given to students who have
shown leadership of student organizations, service to the Department, College,
or University, service to other students, service to the Community or any
combination of these areas. $500 cash award.
The Commercialization/Entrepreneurship award is given to students who
exemplify a partnership of engineering and business through involvement or
startup of a private business, patents, or partnerships with corporations to
further their field of knowledge and interest. $500 cash award.
The William L. Everitt Student Award of Excellence is given to three
students of senior standing in the areas of computer engineering, computer
science, and electrical engineering, who are in the top 10% of their class, with
an interest in communications and computers, and with professional interests and
activities. Recipients receive a pen set from the International Engineering
Consortium, and their name is engraved on a plaque. $100 cash award.
Richard K. Brown Memorial Scholarship is presented to an electrical engineering
student with an interest in acoustics or amateur (ham) radio. Award amount varies, typically $1,000.
William Harvey Seeley Prize is presented to a student who stands first
in the class of electrical engineering in their first or freshman year. $1,000 cash award.