Awards for Undergraduate Students

Undergraduate-Student Awards

Chukiat Phonsom receives the Rohn Truell Prize from Professor SandstedeChukiat Phonsom receives the Rohn Truell Prize from Professor SandstedeAt each graduation, the Division of Applied Mathematics recognizes its most outstanding undergraduate students with the following awards:

Rohn Truell Prize

The Rohn Truell Prize has been set up in 1968 by friends of Truell, a former professor and chair of the Division. It is awarded annually to a member or members of the graduating class concentrating in applied mathematics who achieved special distinction during their studies at Brown. 

Jerome L Stein Memorial Award for Undergraduate Excellence

The Jerome L Stein award recognizes undergraduate students in one of the applied mathematics concentrations who show outstanding potential in an interdisciplinary area that involves applied mathematics. The award honors the memory of Jerome L Stein, a former professor in the Applied Mathematics and Economics departments at Brown.

2017 Recipients for Undergraduate Awards
  • Rohn Truell Prize:Mansheej Paul and Daniel Xiang
  • Jerome L Stein Memorial Award: Uthsav Chitra and Shiying Luo
2016 Recipients for Undergraduate Awards
  • Rohn Truell Prize: Julia Romanski
  • Jerome L Stein Memorial Award: Jake Soloff and Angelia Wang
2015 Recipients for Undergraduate Awards
  • Rohn Truell Prize: Dilum Aluthge
  • Jerome L Stein Memorial Award: Mara Freilich and Phllip Denys
2014 Recipients for Undergraduate Awards
  • Rohn Truell Prize: Chukiat Phonsom
  • Jerome L Stein Memorial Award: Katrina Kardassakis and Maxwell Sherman

2013 Recipients for Undergraduate Awards
  • Rohn Truell Prize: Daniel Gitelman and Do Young Yoon
  • Jerome L Stein Memorial Award: Koushiki Bose
  • Brown University Distinguished Senior Thesis Prize:  John Thickstun
  • Senior Orator: Tanayott Thaweethai
2012 Recipients for Undergraduate Awards
  • Rohn Truell Prize:  Nadejda Drenska and Sameer Iyer