Nomination of candidates is by letter from the student's faculty supervisor and must be accompanied by the student’s research report. Students are encouraged to ask their faculty supervisor for a nomination. Faculty members may submit one or more nominations each year.
Final selection will be made by Sea Grant Director and Professor Chryssostomos Chryssostomidis in consultation with members the Sea Grant Faculty Advisory Committee.
Last year’s award went to Joe Conte, of the Department of Mechanical Engineering, for his paper, "Fast-starting robotic fish."
For a complete list of past winners and for more information about the Dean Horn award, visit http://seagrant.mit.edu/education/ifg/ifg_horn.html.
For further information please contact Kathy de Zengotita, Room E38-300, 617-253-7042, firstname.lastname@example.org.