Megan Ford - SWE Distinguished New Engineer Award - Northrop Grumman Corporation
WE20 Awards
SWE Distinguished New Engineer Award
Megan Ford
Northrop Grumman Corporation
ANNOUNCED: Thursday, November 5, 2020


For being a leader and technical innovator; for bringing creative and technically groundbreaking solutions to consumers; and for promoting SWE and empowering technical women to achieve their highest aspirations.

Let's Celebrate This Recipient

  • Congratulations Megan! So very exited for your recognition as a SWE DNE! Your energy and enthusiasm for everything you undertake is truly inspiring. I’m so happy to call you friend and colleague and look forward to all the amazing things you will continue to do to change the world around you!

  • Megan, kudos on this recognition of your early accomplishments. Looking forward to seeing you in future years!

  • CONGRATULATIONS MEGAN!!!! So well deserved 🙂 Thank you for everything that you do for SWE-LA and NGWIN. You are a great friend and role model!

  • Congratulations Megan! You are such a great leader—at this early stage in your career. Your future is bright!

  • Congrats Megan, this is SO well deserved!! Thank you for being a great mentor, a passionate leader, and an inspiration to us all. This is just the beginning for you!

  • Congratulations on receiving DNE this year. I’m so excited for you and the amazing future in front of you.

  • Congrats Megan!!! You are a trailblazing role model!!! – making an impact as a Future Technical Leader, as well as within the Northrop Grumman Women’s International Network both enterprise-wide and campus-wide, all on top of contributing to SWE-LA!!! You are truly inspirational and I’m so thankful to have met you through NGWIN! Thank you for the great impact you’re making within NG & SWE for Women in STEM! (Also love your picture!!!)

  • Congratulations! You are a huge inspiration and great advocate for women everywhere! It is a pleasure to know you and I can’t wait to see what you do next!

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    Thursday November 5, 2020

    • Distinguished Engineering Educator Award
    • Outstanding Collegiate Member Award
    • Outstanding Faculty Advisor Award
    • Outstanding SWE Counselor Award
    • Spark Award
    • SWE Distinguished New Engineer Award

    Friday November 6, 2020

    • Diversity & Inclusion Award
    • Emerging Leader Award
    • Fellow Grade
    • Global Leadership Award
    • Global Team Leadership Award
    • Suzanne Jenniches Upward Mobility Award Endowed by Northrop Grumman Corporation
    • Work/Life Integration Award
    Awards Announced

    Saturday, November 7, 2020

    • Advocating Women in Engineering Award
    • Mission (collegiate)
    • Multicultural Boeing Company (collegiate)
    • Rodney D. Chipp Memorial Award

    Monday, November 9, 2020

    • Achievement Award
    • Mission (professional)
    • Multicultural Motorola Foundation (professional)
    • Prism Award
    • SWENext Global Innovator Award