Our students routinely go above and beyond the requirements of their degree—engaging their community, taking leadership in student organizations, leading the way with groundbreaking research, and achieving inside and outside the classroom.
Griff Bilbro Faculty Senior Scholar
This award, named in memory of impactful professor Griff Bilbro, is given annually to a full-time student with a projected graduation date in the following academic year who exemplifies academic excellence, intellectual breadth, and depth of character.
Dr. Griff Bilbro had a long record of outstanding teaching in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering from 1985 to 2016. He became a member of the NC State Academy of Outstanding Teachers in 2001, and was named the IEEE Undergraduate Teacher of the Year in 2006.