Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE)

Department of Defense—Air Force Office of Scientific Research

The Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE) is the highest honor bestowed by the US Government on outstanding scientists and engineers beginning their independent careers.

The Presidential Awards are intended to recognize some of the finest scientists and engineers who show exceptional potential for leadership in the frontiers of scientific knowledge during the 21st century.

AwardRecipient
2004 Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and EngineersBrad King, Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics
2002 Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and EngineersJennifer Becker, Civil & Environmental Engineering
Brad King, Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics
1997 Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and EngineersJohn Sutherland, Mechanical Engineering-Engineering Mechanics
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