The Great Lakes Systems & Technology Unmanned Systems Award presented at the NDIA- Michigan Awards Banquet (2016-2018)
61st Annual Award Banquet 13 April 2018 at the Troy Marriott
The Unmanned Systems award applies to all services.
It will be awarded to the cadet or midshipmen who makes the largest contribution to his service in unmanned systems through either Operational assignments or academic class work Summer tours with UGV , UAS, USV or UUV units are ideal from the operational aspects.
For academics IGVC, Senior design or Special Projects, one or two semesters. Building a robot for their service mission or creating special robot code, sensors, navigation, control, etc.
Project completion with report or document which can be published on NDIA-MI web desired. Direct hands on goal .
Goal to carry into the military/civilian career.
2016 Awards presented to two U of M USMC SSGT s and two Air Force Cadets from MSU & MTU. Picture to left is MSU USAF Cadet