The Windermere Group, LLC established the Raymond T. Tate Endowed Scholarship in April 2004 to honor Raymond Tate's 80th birthday. The scholarship supports undergraduate or master's engineering students performing research in electromagnetism, electrophysics or related field within the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.
Raymond Theodore Tate '56 is the Chairman and Co-Founder of The Windermere Group, LLC, a Maryland company engaged in information technology and security activities vital to our national interests.
Tate's career from 1952 until 1979 included high profile U.S. Government service positions. He was Deputy Assistant Secretary of the U.S. Navy, responsible for the technical and financial oversight of the research and development of all Navy communications, navigation, electronic warfare, tactical computers, space programs, intelligence related activities, and other classified activities. He served as the Deputy Director of the National Security Agency (NSA). He was the Senior Cryptographer of the United States and the head of the two NATO Agencies involved in communications security. He also served as Chief of the Office of Electronic Intelligence for the NSA, Chief of the Office of Target Identification and New Technology Search (NSA), and as Chief of the Office of Intelligence Engineering (NSA).
Tate was awarded the highest medal one can receive from the NSA, the Secretary of the Navy and the Secretary of Defense, and also received several WWII Combat Medals: the Purple Heart, DFC and 4 Air Medals.
Tate earned a B.A. from the University of Maryland in 1956 and a M.S. from George Washington University. He is also a graduate of the Industrial College of the Armed Forces.
In honor of Raymond Tate's 80th Birthday, The Windermere Group, LLC, established, through the University of Maryland College Park Foundation, Inc., an endowed fund to support undergraduate or master's engineering students performing research in electromagnetism, electrophysics or related field at the University of Maryland, College Park.
Photo attached Scholar response available
2014 - 2015 Scholar
2013 - 2014 Scholar
2012 - 2013 Scholar
2011 - 2012 Scholars
2009 - 2010 Scholars
2008 - 2009 Scholars
2007 - 2008 Scholars
2006 - 2007 Scholars
2005 - 2006 Scholars
2004 - 2005 Scholars
University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA / Phone 301.405.1000
Copyright 2015 University of Maryland
Contact us with comments, questions and feedback