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NCB AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN CARGO

Each year since 1977, this award has been presented to the outstanding graduate in cargo-related courses at the U.S. Maritime Schools. The criteria for the award is that a cadet (or midshipman) displays outstanding interest, imagination, endeavor and academic achievement in the field of cargo handling, stowage and securing based upon practical cargo handling and academic excellence in the marine materials handling sequence.

Awards Presented at the following Maritime Schools - 2017
U.S. Merchant Marine Academy - Kings Point  
Great Lakes Maritime Acedemy
Maine Maritime Academy
Massachusetts Maritime Academy
California Maritime Academy
S.U.N.Y. Maritime College
U.S. Coast Guard Academy

NCB ECO Award - U.S. Merchant Academy 2017
Kris Wiede, NCB Corporate Secretary, presents the NCB Excellence in Cargo Operations Award to U.S. Merchant Marine Academy Cadet Lane Joseph Rutz in June 2017.

Capt. Thomas Sheridan (left) presents The NCB Excellence in Cargo Operations Award to Cadet Samuel Dratch from SUNY Maritime College with RADM Michael Alfultis, President, USMS, PhD in June, 2017.
Great Lakes Maritime Academy Cadet  Aaron Schroeder received  the NCB Excellence in Cargo Operations Award  while at sea in June 2017. The NCB Excellence in Cargo Operations Award recipient Cadet Glenn Thomas Burleigh III
Great Lakes Maritime Academy Cadet Aaron Schroeder received the NCB Excellence in Cargo Operations Award while at sea in June 2017.


Cadet Glenn Thomas Burleigh III, shown with Captain Adam Slazas, (former) Chair of the Marine Transportation Department at Maine Maritime Academy at his award Ceremony in April 2017.
Savannah Fordham NCB ECO Award 2017 Cadet Nolan Wyatt NCB ECO Award 2017
Rear Adm. James Reardon USCG, and Kris Wiede NCB Corporate Secretary presented Cadet Savannah L. Forham with the National Cargo Bureau Excellence in Cargo Operations Award in May 2017 California Maritime Academy, Cadet Nolan Wyatt receives his National Cargo Bureau Excellence in Cargo Operations Award from Captain Atanas Atanasov in May 2017


Additionally, Massachusetts Maritime Cadet Ethan S. Shogren (not Shown) was honored with the National Cargo Bureau Excellence in Cargo Operations Award in June 2017.

Past Years Award Recipients
2016
2015
2014