Nominations

Please nominate your colleagues for the following awards. The deadline of nomination is February 15, 2020:

 

 

1) Ben Franklin Award

The IEEE Philadelphia Section invites nominations for its annual Benjamin Franklin Key Award to recognize an electrical engineer in the Philadelphia Section for outstanding technical innovation and technological contributions that have had significant practical applications. The award emphasizes technical innovation, such as a system (design and application), a significant improvement to a system, or patents of clear practical values. Emphasis will be put on tangible technical and technological achievements that demonstrate intellectual, industrial, economical or human benefits.
*Nominations should include:
1. A description of the nominee’s technical invention, system, project, or patent
2. A proposed citation (30 words or less)
3. The nominee’s curriculum vitae
4. Additional evidence demonstrating the invention, system, project, or patent

 

 

2) Young Engineer of the Year 

The Philadelphia Section Executive Committee seeks nominations for the IEEE Delaware Valley Electrical Engineer of the Year Award. The Electrical Engineer of the Year will be recognized at the Section’s Annual Awards Banquet. Nominees should be engineers who are members of the section, and who have demonstrated excellence in technical, scientific, academic, or managerial endeavors. The award emphasizes creative, important, and widely recognized work.

 

 

3) Section Engineer 

The Philadelphia Section Executive Committee seeks nominations for the IEEE Delaware Valley Electrical Engineer of the Year Award. The Electrical Engineer of the Year will be recognized at the Section’s Annual Awards Banquet. Nominees should be engineers who are members of the section, and who have demonstrated excellence in technical, scientific, academic, or managerial endeavors. The award emphasizes creative, important, and widely recognized work.

 

 

4) Corporate Technology Award  

The IEEE Philadelphia Section invites nominations for its annual Corporate Technology Innovation Award. This award recognizes a company or corporation for its outstanding contribution to electrotechnology. The award emphasis developments, projects, products, and other group achievements, that have been very innovative and successful.
*Nominations should include:
1. A description of the nominee’s technical accomplishment
2. A proposed citation (30 words or less)
3. Any additional appropriate information

 

 

5) Student Project

The IEEE Philadelphia Section invites nominations for its new best student project awards. The award emphasizes technical innovation, such as a system (design and application), a significant improvement to a system, or patents of clear practical values. Emphasis will be put on tangible technical and technological achievements that demonstrate intellectual, industrial, economical or human benefits.
*Nominations should include:
1. A description of the nominee’s technical invention, system, project, or patent
2. A proposed citation (30 words or less)
3. The nominee’s curriculum vitae
4. Additional evidence demonstrating the invention, system, project, or patent

 

*Nominators are asked to submit a short letter of nomination (1-2 pages) and a resume of the candidate.