Lt Gen Thomas R. Ferguson, Jr. Systems Enginnering Excellence Award

The award is given to an individual and to a group demonstrating outstanding achievement in the practical application of Systems Engineering principles, promotion of robust systems engineering principles throughout the organization, or effective systems engineering process development. Their systems engineering contributions should have demonstrably helped achieve significant cost savings due to new or enhanced processes procedures and/or concepts, increased mission capabilities, or substantially increased performance.

The Awards will be presented at NDIA’s Annual Systems Engineering Conference, held October 23-26, 2017 at the Waterford in Springfield, VA.

Completed nomination forms are due to by July 28, 2017. Selection will be made by a committee from NDIA’s Systems Engineering Division. In the event there should not be a qualified candidate in the opinion of the committee, an award will not be bestowed.

Please click here to download/view the nomination form.

If you have questions, please contact Tina Fletcher at or (703)247-2558.

For additional information concerning award criteria, contact Frank Serna at