Each year the SE Director recognizes a student who has shown dedication to to the SE program (often through student government) and academic excellence.

Year Student Notes
2020 Spencer Dobrick For exceptional student leadership in founding the SE Society and representing student interests.
  Katherine Lu HM: For exceptional student leadership, including Women in Software Engineering
2019 Bilal Akhtar For exceptional student leadership in founding the SE Society and representing student interests.
  Steven Kong HM: For exceptional student leadership in leading student mentorship efforts.
  Jason Milasincic HM: For exceptional student leadership in representing student interests.
2018 Andy Zhang Student mentoring and writing class profile
  Luisa San Martin Ferreira Founding UWBluePrint.org
2017 Clarisse Schneider Initiating many student life activities