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Engineering Award

Applying

Below is the list of College of Engineering awards that require an application.

Engineering students can nominate themselves or a fellow student for these awards. For your convenience, a brief description and the required essay question are listed below so that you can start preparing your essay and/or consider who you would like to nominate for a particular award.

Important Dates

  • 3/16/15 - Nominations for ENG Awards due*
  • 3/17/15 - ENG Awards information and the on-line application available
  • 4/6/15 - ENG Award applications & essay due. Essays due by 11:59pm
  • 4/13/15 - Professor recommendation due by 11:59pm.

*If you'd like to nominate a classmate for a particular award, please send an email to engineering@bu.edu with the name of the award and the student's name

If you have any questions or would like more information, please email engineering@bu.edu or call the Undergraduate Programs Office at 353-6447.

Student Leader Alumni Award

Presented to seniors who have made outstanding contributions to the College and University through their involvement in activities and organizations.

Student Leader Essay: Please discuss how your service to Boston University, the College of Engineering and the community,as well as your academic record, have distinguished you as a leader among your peers. Please also describe how you plan to remain involved in the College of Engineering and Boston University after you graduate.

Earle and Mildred Bailey Memorial Award

Presented to the graduating senior in the College of Engineering to recognize outstanding scholarship and service to the College.

Bailey Essay: Please describe how your participation and leadership in College of Engineering organizations and events, as well as your academic record, have had a significant impact on your peers and the College.

Anita Cuadrado Memorial Award

Presented to one or more undergraduate students within the College of Engineering who best exemplify Anita's generous spirit, commitment to the College and Boston University, and dedication to helping undergraduates.

Cuadrado Essay: Please describe how the activities you have participated in while at Boston University are illustrative of your school spirit and dedication. Include in your essay your motivations and your impression of how these activities have benefited you and others. How will your contributions have a lasting impact on the College of Engineering and Boston University?

Ging S. Lee Community Service Award

In honor of Ging S. Ling, a 1970 graduate of the College, this award is presented to one or more seniors at the College of engineering who have made outstanding contributions in the area of community service.

Lee Essay: Please describe how the activities you have participated in while at Boston University are illustrative of your dedication to community service. Include in your essay your motivations and your impression of how these activities have benefited you and others.

Adam M. Miller Memorial Award

Awarded by the Biomedical Engineering Department to the graduating senior who has best advanced the reputation and prestige of the department through his/her involvement in department, college, university, professional activities, or organizations, as well as through the academic and senior project programs.

Miller Essay: Describe how you have demonstrated exceptional leadership in the Department of Biomedical Engineering.