A present or past full-time staff member of the IEEE with at least ten years of service
For sustained contributions by a present or past full-time staff member
The award consists of a certificate, honorarium, and travel expenses to attend the presentation of the award.
Basis for judging:
In the evaluation process, the following criteria are considered: substantial impact on the goals and objectives of the IEEE while a staff member, substantial impact on the success of a number of IEEE initiatives, leadership in a number of staff activities, and quality of nomination.
Notification: Recipients are typically approved during the June IEEE Board of Directors meeting. Recipients and their nominators will be notified following the meeting. Then the nominators of unsuccessful candidates will be notified of the status of their nomination.
Presentation: At the last IEEE Board of Directors Meeting of the year