May 3rd 2021

Viterbi celebrated it's annual signature event, the 2021 Master’s Awards Ceremony, to recognize outstanding students in each engineering department for their research, service, and academic excellence.

Viterbi MS Awards Virtual Ceremony

On May 3, 2021, USC Viterbi will recognize master's students who have demonstrated excellence in their respective fields and towards the USC community. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Viterbi is organizing a virtual MS Awards ceremony, conducted via Zoom.

Below are the awards up for grabs. Check back to see the winners!

List of recipients by department

Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering

Academic Excellence Award

Department of Astronautical Engineering

Rocket Scientist of the Year Award

Outstanding MS thesis

Department of Biomedical Engineering

Academic Excellence Award

Department of Computer Science

Best Research Award

Ming Hsieh Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Excellence in Service and Achievement Award

Outstanding Academic Achievement Award

Daniel J. Epstein Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering

Outstanding Masters Student of the Year

Mork Family Department of Chemical Engineering & Materials Science

Master’s Student Achievement Award

Sonny Astani Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering

Research Award

Service Award

Viterbi Admission & Student Engagement

Outstanding Mentor Award

Viterbi Graduate Student Association

Leadership Award

Center for Engineering Diversity

Leadership and Service Award


Published on April 22nd, 2020

Last updated on April 19th, 2021