The RISE Expo is followed by an Awards Ceremony and Reception in which the Outstanding Student Research awards are presented as well as the RISE Awards (Research, Innovation, Scholarship, and Entrepreneurship) which provide grants to students to further their research or endeavor.
Research - Malav Trivedi
This award is given to students who display excellent procedure and method in their exploration and study.
Innovation - Antonio Rufo
This award is given to students who discover novel and revolutionary inventions or processes and that can be translated into real-world applications or has practical implications.
Scholarship - Benjamin Greer
This award is given to students who display an academic breakthrough in a particular branch or filed.
Entrepreneurship - Amri Farjadian
The People’s Choice award, this is given to students who display research with the greatest entrepreneurial potential.