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37th Annual Student Recognition and Alumni Celebration Event

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The University of Maryland’s Center for Minorities in Science and Engineering (CMSE), the Black Engineers Society (BES) and the Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE) will host its 37th Annual Student Recognition and Alumni Celebration event. The theme of the evening “Dynamic Futures” serves to recognize the achievements of minority students and alumni, and encourages the pursuits of academic excellence.  Last year over 300 students were recognized for their outstanding academic achievement. 

CMSE will present the James N. Newton and Michael L. Cherry scholarships during the event. This is an enriching experience and wonderful opportunity to inspire aspiring young professionals.

The event is free and open to all students. AWARDEES may bring one (1) free guest!
For additonal event information, please click here.

Dynamic Futures



Date: Sunday, April 15, 2018
Registration Opens: 2:00 p.m. (EST)
Celebration Event: 3:00 p.m. (EST)


College Park Marriott Hotel & Conference Center
3501 University Boulevard East 
Hyattsville, MD 20783

Transportation to Marriott Inn and Conference Center


All persons who plan to attend the event must register first. Click on registration link below.


Click here to register.

COST:  Early Bird Cost $25.  After March 19, Cost is $30.00 - Registration will close on Saturday, April 1 at 11:59 p.m.
There is no cost to the undergraduate student awardee.  There is no cost for one (1) guest of the undergraduate student awardee. 

Parent Ad

If you would like to purchase a Parent Ad, please click on the button below.


Sponsorship Opportunities

Corporate sponsors will have access to over a hundred resumes from recognized students, spaces to advertise on the website and in the program book.

For more information, contact:

Gertie Williams
CMSE Event Manager
(301) 379-2785

Make a Donation

The process of making a donation is simple:

First, visit Giving 101(link is external) to learn about the types of assets you may contribute, and the various giving methods available to you.

You can also make a gift online to directly support CMSE and the students it supports:

If you have any questions about making your gift, contact Mrs. Gertie Williams at  She will forward your question to the Engineering Development Office.

Please direct all inquiries to