Right before the end of 2017, fifteen undergraduate students, doctoral students and graduates received the award of the Rector of the Maritime University of Szczecin. The distinctions were handed in on 15th December in the Tradition Hall. 

The awards for organisational, sports and, fist of all, scientific achievements were received by students of the first, second and third cycles of study. The awards were handed in personally by the Rector Wojciech Ślączka and the Vice Rector for Teaching, Agnieszka Deja. 

The Rector's awards for special scientific achievements were received by:
Eric Kulbiej – Navigation (Navigation Faculty)
Mateusz Przybyła – Mechanical Engineering, graduated (Marine Engineering Faculty)
Jacek Adamczyk - Mechanical Engineering (MEF)
Jakub Cydejko - Mechanical Engineering (MEF)

The Rector's awards for sport, artistic or organisational achievements were received by:
Izabela Kamińska - Transport, graduated (Faculty of Economics and Engineering of Transport)
Kamila Jarmołowicz – Management and engineering of production (FEET)
Justyna Szmajdka – Logistics (FEET)
Yuliia Dimitrohlo - Navigation (NF)
Adrian Jaremba – Transport (NF)
Joanna Szozda - Logistics (FEET)

The Rector's awards for special scientific achievements were received by the following doctoral students:
Patrycja Pawłowska - Mechanical Engineering (MEF)
Ewelina Chłopińska - Transport (NF)
Paulina Rekowska - Transport (NF)
Anna Anczykowska - Mechanical Engineering (MEF)
Joanna Orymowska - Mechanical Engineering (MEF)
Paulina Hatłas - Transport (NF)

In the festive atmosphere, the university authorities wished students further success in the subsequent year.