Eight graduates nominated for TU Delft Best Graduate Award 2018
Today (5 October 2018), Delft University Fund announced the eight TU Delft Best Graduates 2018. Each faculty has named their Best Graduate 2018, totalling a number of eight talented recently graduated engineers. On November 6th, during the TU Delft Best Graduate 2018 Award Ceremony, these Best Graduates will compete for the prestigious title of TU Delft Best Graduate 2018.
The nominees for the TU Delft Best Graduate 2018 are:
- Jacopo Zamboni - Faculty of Aerospace Engineering (AE)
- Charlotte Koster - Faculty of Applied Sciences (AS)
- Eleni Chronopoulou - Faculty of Architecture and the Built Environment (Arch)
- Yenni Villa Acuña - Faculty of Civil Engineering and Geosciences (CEG)
- Guillermo Ortiz Jiménez - Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mathematics & Computer Science (EEMCS)
- Anne van Lieren - Faculty of Industrial Design Engineering (IDE)
- Laurens Valk - Faculty of Mechanical, Maritime and Materials Engineering (3mE)
- Rhythima Shinde - Faculty of Technology, Policy and Management (TPM)
These eight engineers have pushed their boundaries in the final stages of their studies. Their personal efforts, commitment and inventiveness have resulted in eight particularly outstanding master theses. And that is why the Delft University Fund is proud to give them this important recognition for their excellent contributions.Evelyne Esveld, Executive Director Delft University Fund
TU Delft Best Graduate 2018 Award Ceremony
Each year, the Best Graduate Awards are presented during the TU Delft Best Graduate 2018 Award Ceremony which will take place in the Aula Conference Centre at 16.00hrs on Tuesday 6 November. The engineers will present their master thesis research and results. The jury, consisting of Prof. R.F. Mudde Vice-Rector Magnificus/Vice President Education, Prof. P.A. Wieringa, Prof. C. Dekker, TU Delft Best Graduate 2017 J. Gispen, MSc and Drs. E.A. Esveld, Executive Director, Delft University Fund, will decide who will ultimately win the TU Delft Best Graduate Award 2018.
All eight Best Graduates will receive the Best Graduate Medal and Certificate of Excellence in recognition of their master thesis work, their personal dedication and their overall study results and the manner in which they have achieved them. Each Best Graduate also receives a personal prize of 1,000 euro. The ultimate TU Delft Best Graduate 2018 will be awarded with the statuette on the road towards a bright future, an additional sum of 2,500 euro, a KIVI membership and a new laptop, kindly sponsored by Dell.