CS Student Honors and Awards


National Awards | Departmental Awards | UVA & SEAS Awards

Student National Awards (since 2008)

2012

  • CRA Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher Runner Up: Peter Chapman
  • CRA Outstanding Undergraduate Researcher Honorable Mention: Jiamin Chen and Virginia "Ginger" Smith
  • NSF Graduate Fellowship: Peter Chapman
  • Best Paper Award - GCO Conference: Jason Mars
  • Best CAL paper of 2011: Jason Mars
  • IEEE Micro Top Pick paper: Jason Mars
  • Google selection for one of 2011's excellent papers: Jason Mars
  • Best Paper Award - IEEE RTAS 2012: Shahriar Nirjon
  • Intel Spontaneous Recognition Award: Taniya Siddiqua
     

2011

  • CRA Outstanding Undergraduate Honorable Mention: Christopher Cunningham
  • Google Fellowship in Compiler Technology: Jason Mars
  • National Defense Education Program SMART Scholarship: Tamin Sookoor
     

2010

  • ACM-ICPC World Finals Programming Team, Stockholm, Kristine Collins, Adelin Miloslavov and Daniel Epstein
  • CRA Outstanding Undergraduate Honorable Mention: Rachel Lathbury, David Noble and Ethan Fast
  • NVDIA Ph.D. Fellowship: Duane Merrill
  • SC 2009 Best Student Paper Award: Jiayuan Meng and David Tarjan
     

2009

  • ACM-ICPC World Finals Programming Team, Stockholm: Briana Satchell, George Washington, Calvin Li and Elizabeth Soechting
  • ICSE Best Paper Award: Westley Weimer, ThanhVu Nguyen, Claire Le Goues and Stephanie Forrest, Automatically finding patches using genetic programming
  • CRA Outstanding Undergraduate Runner Up: Erin Carson
  • CRA Outstanding Undergraduate Finalist: Rachel Miller
  • CSE Outstanding GTA Award: Ross Gore
  • NSF Graduate Fellowship in Computer Science: Sara Alspaugh, Erika Chin, Adrienne Felt, Rachel Miller and Linda Yang Liu
  • NVDIA Ph.D. Fellowship: Jiayuan Meng
  • SAIC Scholar Research Stipend Award: Ross Gore
  • SAIC Project Award: Shan Lin
     

2008

  • ACM-ICPC World Finals Programming Team: Stockholm: Briana Satchell, George Washington, Calvin Li and Elizabeth Soechting
  • ACM SIGSOFT Foundation of Software Engineering, Best Student Presentation Award: Wei Le
  • CRA Outstanding Undergraduate Honorable Mention: Jennifer Dolson, Mahlon Graham, Nichholas Jalbert and Mark Rawls
  • CRA Outstanding Undergraduate Finalist: J. Adrian Felt
  • IEEE Micro Top Pick from ISCA: Top Pick Paper: Sriram Sankar, Sudhanva Gurumurthi and Mircea R. Stan, Intra-Disk Parallelism: An Idea Whose Time Has Come
  • NDSEG Graduate Fellowship: Jennifer Dolson   

 

Student Departmental Awards (since 2008)

Outstanding Teaching Graduate Student

2018: Tanya Frank; Honorable Mention: Denny Anderson, Varundev Sukhil Suresh Babu, Chong Tang
2017: Kevin Angstadt, Jack Lanchantin; Honorable Mention: Christopher (Jordan) Mincey, Anindya Prodhan
2016: Chunkun Bo, Jinlong Feng
2015: Erin Griffiths
2014: Tung Dao
2013: Liliya Besaleva, Andrew Frye, and Christopher Greenwood
2012: Adam Brady, Nathan Brunelle, and Joel Coffman
2011: Ryan Layer
2010: Kinga Dobolyi and Krasimira Kapitanova
2009: Chih-hao Shen
2008: Claire Le Goues

Outstanding Research Graduate Student

2018: Zhuozhao Li, Saeed Mahlouji Far, Elaheh Sadredini, Asif Salekin, Suya, Tianlu Wang, Huazheng Wang, Beilun Wang, Qingyun Wu, Li Yan
2017: Jack Wadden, Rita Singh; Honorable Mention: Qingyun Wu, Ankur Sarker, Zhuozhao Li, Lin Yan
2016: Juhi Ranjan
2015: Samee Zahur
2014: Tanima Dey, Jack Wadden and Wei Wang
2013: Robert Dickerson and Claire Le Goues
2012: Joel Coffman, Jason Mars, and Shahriar Nirjon
2011: Duane Merrill
2010: Michael Holroyd and Yafeng Wu
2009: Raymond Buse
2008: Anthony Wood

Outstanding Service Graduate Student

2018: Weilin Xu
2017: Kevin Angstadt, Elahe Soltanaghaei
2016: William Hawkins 
2015: Samyukta Jadhwani
2013: Karolina Sarnowska-Upton
2012: Adam Brady, Nathan Brunelle, and Joel Coffman
2011: Joel Coffman and Luther Tychonievich
2010: Marisabel Guevara, Krasimira Kapitanova and Ray Buse

Louis T. Rader Undergraduate Research Award

2018: Derrick Blakely, Eamon Collins, Sohan Kabiraj, Anant Kharkar, Ethan Lowman, Eric McCord-Snook, Jibang Wu, Alan Zhang
2017: Salah Assana, Sanil Rao, Jean Salac, Chandan Singh
2016: Martin Kellogg, Joseph Barrow, Harang Ju, Tara Raj
2015: Zeming Lin and Andi Yang
2013: Jonathan Burket and Miles Gordenker
2012: Virginia "Ginger" Smith and Rebecca Stewart
2011: Ethan Fast
2010: Ethan Fast
2009: Wolfgang Richter and David Noble
2008: Jen Dolson

Louis T. Rader Outstanding Education Undergraduate Student

2018: Sarah Bland, Zach Danz, Echo Li, Monique Mezher, Felix Park, Dominic Ritchey, Marina Sanusi, Elli Veer, Rachel Wicks, Virginia Wordsworth
2017: Sarah Bland, Kamille Foster, Sam Havron, Edward Kao, Melloy, Bret Quigley, John Lily Zamanali 
2016: Iordan Trenkov, Stefanie Van Rafelghem, Nathaniel Rathjen, Jeremy Gabalski, Jacqueline Tran, David Amin
2015: Jim Roberts and Wil Thomason
2014: Kevin McVey and Man Wang
2013: Rebecca Boswell and Daniel Miller
2012: Allison Light
2011: Daniel Epstein and Kaitlin “Kate” McDowell
2010: John Will
2009: Lesley Elisabeth Hogan and Wolfgang Richter
2008: George Wanant

Louis T. Rader Outstanding Service Undergraduate Student

2017: Collin Berman, Cyrus Malekpour, Andrew Norton
2016: Martin Kellogg, Marina Sanusi
2015: Bethany Connor
2014: Adam Campbell
2013: Matt Henderson and Chris Jones
2012: Dan Epstein
2011: Briana Satchell
2010: Chris Dodge
2009: Wolfgang Richter and Elizabeth Soechting
2008: Adrienne Felt     

 

Student U.Va. and SEAS Awards (since 2008)

2012

  • Member of team that won the 2011 SEAS Entrepreneurship Concept Competition ($3,000 prize): Kirti Chawla

SEAS GTA Teaching Award: Chris Gregg

  • All-University Graduate Teaching Assistant Award: Chris Gregg

2011

U.Va. Graduate Teaching Award: Ryan Layer
 

2010

  • Undergraduate Research and Design Symposium Finalists: Erin Carson and Peter Bakkum
     

2008

  • SEAS Outstanding Student Award: Adrienne Felt

 

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