Awards

Each MTS award winner:

  • Is recognized during the annual OCEANS conference Awards Luncheon
  • Receives an award and recognition in brochures, the OCEANS program, the bimonthly newsletter Currents and industry magazines  

The deadline for nominations is May 9, 2014

TO NOMINATE SOMEONE: Select one of the following nomination forms, fill out and send back to MTS by fax: 202-347-4302, email: suzanne.voelker@mtsociety.org or mail to:

Marine Technology Society
Nominations
1100 H Street NW, LL100
Washington, DC 20005

MTS Fellow:
Designation as a marine technology Fellow is one of the highest accolades an individual can achieve. Since 1975, this title had been awarded to MTS members who have made outstanding contributions to the advancement of the Society’s objectives and who have distinguished accomplishments and experience in their professional fields. The nominee must be a current MTS member, an MTS member in good standing for at least five (5) years, and be sponsored by at least three (3) MTS members in good standing. The Primary Sponsor Form must be accompanied by the nominee’s resume/biographical material.  MS Word Application here.

Compass Publications sponsors three awards:

Compass Distinguished Achievement Award:
Presented to any individual who has sustained a career marked by achievements that have had significant impact on the fields of marine science and technology. MS Word application.

Compass International Award:
Presented to an individual, company or organization for outstanding contributions to the advancement of marine science and technology; open to those from any country or territory outside the United States. MS Word application.

Compass Industrial Award:
Presented to any legally operated industrial firm (excluding government and non-profit organizations) that has demonstrated outstanding contributions to marine science and technology. MS Word application.

Lockheed Martin Award for Ocean Science and Engineering
Lockheed Martin sponsored award that is presented to an individual who has demonstrated the highest degree of technical accomplishment in the field of marine science, engineering or technology. MS Word application.

Ocean News and Technology Young Professional Award
Presented to an individual 35 years old or younger who is an MTS member in good standing who has shown leadership in MTS and who works in a professional capacity in management, engineering or research and development in a marine technology field. MS Word application.

MTS Outstanding Service Award:
Presented to an MTS member or member organization in recognition of outstanding accomplishments in fulfilling the objectives and missions of the Marine Technology Society. MS Word application.

MTS Outstanding Section Award:
Presented to an MTS Section in recognition of activities conducted in advancement of the objectives of the society. MS Word application.

MTS Outstanding Committee Award:
Presented to an MTS Committee in recognition of activities conducted in advancement of the society’s objectives.
MS Word application.

MTS Outstanding Student Section Award:
Presented to any established MTS Student Section demonstrating superior performance in the advancement of the society’s objectives. MS Word application.

If you have any questions, please contact Chris Barrett at the MTS office, 202-717-8705, x 101

2013 Awards

  • MTS Fellow: Suman Muddusetti, Shell
  • MTS Fellow: Lisa Medeiros, Geospace Offshore
  • Compass Distinguished Achievement Award: Dennis "Mike" Egan, EESS-LLC
  • Compass International Award:  Oceans Branch- Department of Innovation, Business and Rural Development, Government of Newfoundland and Labrador, NL
  • Compass Industrial Award: Shell
  • Lockheed Martin Award for Ocean Science and Engineering: Liesl Hotaling, COSEE
  • MTS Outstanding Service Award: Mark Bushnell, NOAA
  • Ocean News and Technology Young Professional Award: Ryan Morton
  • MTS Outstanding Section Award: Hampton Roads Section
  • MTS Outstanding Student Section Award: Marine Institute

 

2012 Awards

  • MTS Fellow: Charles Royce, Oceaneering International
  • Compass Distinguished Achievement Award: Robert Winokur, Deputy Oceanographer of the Navy
  • Compass International Award: EDT Offshore Ltd.
  • Compass Industrial Award: Sonardyne International
  • Lockheed Martin Award for Ocean Science and Engineering: Franz Hover, MIT
  • MTS Outstanding Service Award: Teledyne RD Instruments
  • Ocean News and Technology Young Professional Award: Jeremy Childress, the Sexton Compnay
  • MTS Outstanding Section Award: Hawaii Section
  • MTS Outstanding Student Section Award: The College of William and Mary

2012 MTS Fellow and Awards Press Release

2011 MTS Fellows 

  • Dr. Benton F. Baugh, Ph.D., Radiol, Inc., President
  • Peter Fougere, Transocean
  • Brock Rosenthal, Ocean Innovations, President

2011 MTS Awards 

  • Compass Distinguished Achievement Award: Bruce Gilman, SubSea Services
  • Compass International Award: CONTROS Systems and Solutions
  • Compass Industrial Award: Oceaneering International
  • Lockheed Martin Award for Ocean Science and Engineering: Howard Shatto, Shell
  • MTS Outstanding Service Award: Aimee Marsh, Canyon Offshore
  • Ocean News and Technology Young Professional Award: Jacob Sobin, MTS
  • Ocean News and Technology Young Professional Award: Evan Zimmerman, Delmar Systems Pty. Ltd.
  • MTS Outstanding Committee Award: Ocean Pollution, Jacob Sobin and Ryan Morton, Chair
  • MTS Outstanding Section Award: Puget Sound, Dr. Fritz Stahr, Chair 
  • MTS Outstanding Student Section Award: University of Southern Mississippi, Dr. Stephen Howden, Counselor 

View a list of Past Fellows.

View a list of past winners.


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