Maroun Semaan Faculty of Engineering and Architecture
University prizes and awards for graduating students
is an honorary annual award given to an outstanding undergraduate in MSFEA on the basis of scholarship, character, leadership, and contribution to university life.
Abdul Hadi Debs Endowment Award for Academic Excellence
is a $1,000 endowment to a student at the graduate level who has an outstanding academic record and has demonstrated research capabilities through a paper, project, or thesis deemed by the faculty to be worthy of publication.
Dean's Award for Creative Achievement
is an annual honorary award given to a student in each undergraduate program who has demonstrated outstanding creativity in her/his approach to academic work in projects, problem solving, and/or laboratory and shop work.
Distinguished Graduate Award
is an annual honorary award made to a graduating student from each of the undergraduate majors for outstanding academic achievement, character, and contribution to the department.
Various awards during the
Nicolas and Farida Moujaes Student Award in Engineering
is an annual award of $1,000 to graduating student(s) presenting the most innovative final year project.
Areen Projects Award for Excellence In Architecture and Graphic Design
is an annual award given to the top three final projects in architecture and graphic design (first $2,200, second $1,700, and third $1,100). The project should demonstrate: respect for and service to the community at the local, municipal, national or regional level; appropriate structural and/or practical concepts; and outstanding creativity and/or innovation.
CME Offshore Best Functional Project Award
is an annual award of
$5,000 to a studentproject in the electrical and computer engineering department. The metrics of this award are quality of the deliverable in terms of design and implementation, user experience, and product reliability.
Exceptional FYP Awards
is an annual award of $1,500 to four groups of graduating students in electrical and computer engineering. The award recognizes completeness, complexity, societal and ethical impact, and team work in the four areas of communication, control, hardware, and power.
Farouk W. Agha Excellence Award
is an annual award of $1,000 to the student graduating with a BE degree in mechanical engineering who has received the highest average during his or her study at AUB.
Fawzi W. Azar Award
is an annual award toward tuition of $15,000 to one or more students entering the fifth year in the architecture program based on grades in the design courses and the 4th year project.
George R. Rais Architecture Award
is an annual award for the top three students in their third year of the architecture program: first $8,000; second $5,000; and third $3,000.
is an annual award for the best final year project in civil and environmental engineering. It follows the LafargeHolcim 5 target issues for sustainability to evaluate and rank all submissions. First group receives $2,000, second $1,000, and third $500.
Mohamad Ali Safieddine Award for Academic Excellence
is an annual award of $1,000 to a graduating student who demonstrates high academic record and good character as per his/her professors in the Maroun Semaan Faculty of Engineering and Architecture.
is an annual award for students in the electrical and computer engineering department.
Best Innovative Software Development Project
award of $3,000 recognizes new ideas, concepts, methodologies and/or out of the box ideas.
Best Collaborative Software Development Project
award of $3,000 recognizes the team work deployed, the group spirit that was built, and the complexity of the collaboration with others across different industries, geographies, and departments.
Best Software Engineering Student
award of $2,000 recognizes a top student who has focused on Software engineering through his/her courses, projects, internships, and research assistant assignments.
Youssef Salam Civil Engineering Excellence Award
is an annual award of $1,000 to the student ranked first among the civil engineering graduate students.