Awards Program Overviews


Congratulations to the 2017 New Faces of Engineering Honorees.   

Announcing the 2015 Educator Awards Winners!

By honoring educators who are hard at work in our 6 to 12 grade classrooms, the engineering profession wants to show its appreciation and respect for the teachers who are helping students discover engineering.

Unique to this program, engineers and engineering students are part of the nomination process. This community recognizes that educators deserve support and respect when it comes to advancing student learning.

The DiscoverE Educator Awards are sponsored by Bechtel, ExxonMobil Corporation, 3M, Lockheed Martin Corporation, Shell Oil Corporation, and the United Engineering Foundation (UEF).

Congratulations to the 2017 New Faces of Engineering College Edition Honorees. 

Meet the Honorees!


College Edition Award

University of California, Berkeley

Ashley’s known since she was a little girl that she wanted to improve people’s lives. She just didn...

College Edition Award

Polytechnic University of Puerto Rico

The first member of his family to attend college, Michael is aiming high, with post-graduate plans...

College Edition Award

Southern Methodist University

Meredith has found a supportive network of engineers—fellow students and professors alike—in...

College Edition Award

Missouri University of Science and Technology

Katelyn joined her school’s Mars Rover Design Team in her freshman year. During her four years with...

College Edition Award

University of Colorado Boulder

Moises’ passion for engineering was sparked in a high school robotics class. An internship gave him...

New Faces Award

Georgia Institute of Technology

Aaron, 30, focuses his research on robotic exoskeletons and prostheses for individuals with walking...

Apply Now or Nominate Someone

The DiscoverE awards celebrate the engineers and educators who are making a difference. You can join the celebration by:

  • Applying for an award
  • Nominating a colleague
  • Spreading the word about the winners

            Apply Now or Nominate Someone.