OMED hosts and sponsors events that celebrate the academic achievements of our students engage the campus community, including:

  • Tower Awards - Celebrates the academic achievements of underrepresented students who have attained a 3.15 GPA or higher.
  • Academic Empowerment FairIn celebration of Black History Month, OMED/AAMI hosts The Academic Empowerment Fair to recognize, support, and enhance Black Excellence on Georgia Tech's campus. 

To view our upcoming events, click here.


Sergio Sandoval, an aerospace engineering student, was honored with the Student Mentor Award at the 22nd Annual Tower Awards. Sandoval, who interned at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory this summer, was surprised by the recognition, remarking, “Awards like this help us keep going."