SCE Awards

Now Accepting Nominations for 2018 – Complete the Nomination Form

School of Computing and Engineering Young Alumni Award

The School of Computing and Engineering Young Alumni Award is presented to alumni who have demonstrated success in their field and are under 40.

Criteria:

  1. Awarded to an alumnus/a who is 40 and under
  2. Demonstrated success in the alumnus/a’s chosen field through one or more of the following:
    • Professional accomplishments
    • Service to society and/or community
    • Service to the alumnus/a’s professional field
    • Support of UMKC School of Computing and Engineering
    • Other distinguished activities

School of Computing and Engineering Company of the Year

This award is presented to a company that has demonstrated exemplary support for the School of Computing and Engineering.

Criteria:

  1. Demonstrated engagement with SCE in one or more of the following ways:
    • Direct support for scholarships and other fundraising priorities
    • Hiring of UMKC SCE interns and/or graduates
    • Engaged in professional development opportunities for current SCE students
    • Initiated and offered continuing education opportunities for employees
    • Other areas of involvement – competition team sponsorship, SCE Alumni Association Golf Tournament sponsorship, etc.
  2. Commitment to STEM education in Kansas City

School of Computing and Engineering Supporter Award

This award is presented to an individual who has demonstrated exemplary support for the School of Computing and Engineering.

Criteria:

  1. Demonstrated engagement with SCE in one or more of the following ways:
    • Direct support for scholarships and other fundraising priorities
    • Hiring of UMKC SCE interns and/or graduates
    • Mentoring or volunteering
    • Engaged in professional development opportunities for current SCE students
    • Other areas of involvement – competition team sponsorship, SCE Alumni Association Golf Tournament sponsorship, etc.
  2. Does not need to be an alumnus/a of the school

STEM Outreach Partner of the Year

This award is presented to an individual, organization, or company who has demonstrated exemplary support for the K-12 STEM initiatives.

  1. Demonstrated engagement with K-12 STEM initiatives in one or more of the following ways:
    • Mentoring or volunteering
    • Participation in and/or hosting events
    • Other areas of involvement – program partnerships
  2. Commitment to STEM education in Kansas City