Arid Lands Hydraulic Engineering Award, American Society of Civil Engineers, 2015.
ASCE-EWRI Fellow, American Society of Civil Engineers, Environment and Water Resources Institute, Elected May, 2013.
Student Chapter Faculty Advisor Commendation, American Society of Civil Engineers, Committee on Student Activities, 2005.
C.R. Klewin Inc. Award for Excellence in Teaching, 2000-2001, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Connecticut.
Collingwood Prize, 1999, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) for the paper: T. Nakato, and F.L. Ogden, "Sediment Control at Water Intakes Along Sand-Bed Rivers", J. of Hydraulic Engineering, 124(6):589-596, 1998.
Best Reviewer Award, 1999, ASCE Water Resources Engineering Division, J. of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering.
Outstanding Journal Paper Award, 1992, ASCE Irrigation and Drainage Div. for the paper: Ogden, F.L., and J.F. Ruff, (1991),“Setting Time Effects on Bentonite Water Well Annulus Seals”, J. of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering, 117(4):534-545.
U.S. Army Research Office Young Investigator Award, (1996-2001), Studies of Radar-Rainfall Error Propagation through Runoff Predictions, $191,000.