• 2016 – Nancy Dutta, University of Virginia
    • Runner-Up – Alexandra Marie Boggs, University of Tennessee
  • 2015 – Fatemeh Baratian-Ghorghi, Auburn University
    • Runner-Up – Kweku Brown, Clemson University
  • 2014 – Drew Stokes, Clemson University
    • Runner-Up – Shannon Warchol, North Carolina State University
  • 2013 – Chandani Malla, South Carolina State University
    • Runner-Up – Mohammad Jalayer, Auburn University
    • Runner-Up – Mahdi Pour Rouholamin, Auburn University
  • 2012 – Taekwon Yoon, University of Tennessee, Knoxville
    • Runner-Up – Brian McGill, Univ. of North Carolina, Charlotte
    • Runner-Up – Virginia Wise, University of Memphis
  • 2011 – Md Shah Imran, University of Alabama – Birmingham
    • Runner-Up – Qiang Yang, University of Tennessee
  • 2010 – Yi Wen, Mississippi State University
    • Runner-Up – Katerina Bartman, Clemson University
  • 2009 – Ismail Zohdy, Virginia Tech
    • Runner-Up – Priyanka Alluri, Clemson
  • 2008 – Ryan Brumfield, UNC Charlotte
    • Runner-Up – Sarah Wicklund, North Carolina State University
  • 2006 – Zachary Clark, North Carolina State University
    • Runner-Up – Ryan Fries, Clemson University
  • 2005 – James Heyward Mattox, III, Clemson University
  • 2004 – Leslie Tracey, N.C. A&T State University
    • Runner-Up – Vasin Kiattikomol, University of Tennessee
  • 2003 – Melany Noltenius, University of Tennessee
    • Runner-Up – Jennifer Ogle, Georgia Tech
  • 2002 – Lauren Waesche, Clemson University
    • Runner-Up – Jeremy Brickey, University of Kentucky
  • 2001 – John Gibbs Townsend, Clemson University
    • Runner-Up – Sergio Garza and Kanok Boriboonsomsin, University of Mississippi