On behalf of the New York City Post of the Society of American Military Engineers (SAME), Harvard College senior Jared Dourdeville ’11 has been awarded the 2010 Colonel and Mrs. S.S. Dennis III Scholarship in recognition of his hard work and dedication to research.

During the SEAS All Hands meeting held on April 29, Cherry A. Murray, dean of the Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS), presented Dourdeville with a certificate of accomplishment and a scholarship check for $1,000 from SAME.

The organization has nearly 22,500 members and is dedicated to advancing individual technical knowledge and the collective engineering capabilities of governments, the uniformed services, and private industry in the interest of national defense.

Dourdeville is an engineering sciences concentrator pursuing the mechanical and materials track.

Hailing from Marion, Massachusetts, he is a member of the men’s lightweight crew team and was named to the spring 2010 Academy All-Ivy League Team.

Dourdeville lives in Pforzheimer House.