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Recognizing Professionalism, Technical Achievement, and Literary Contributions to Public Awareness and Understanding of the Engineering Profession in the United States.

IEEE-USA has authorized the presentation of Awards and Recognition for the purpose of recognizing excellence, outstanding service and contributions in furtherance of its objectives. The awards are administered by IEEE-USA's Awards and Recognition Committee and have been approved by the IEEE Awards Board and the IEEE Board of Directors.

The deadline is September 15th.

Professionalism Awards

The IEEE-USA Robert S. Walleigh Distinguished Contributions to Engineering Professionalism Award

To honor members of the engineering profession for long-term dedicated effort and outstanding accomplishments in advancing the aims of IEEE professional activities in the United States.

The IEEE-USA John Meredith Professional Service Award

To recognize key individuals for outstanding IEEE-USA volunteer efforts and contributions.

The IEEE-USA Award for Distinguished Public Service

To honor individuals not currently in the practice of engineering for contributions to furthering the professional goals of IEEE in the United States.

The IEEE-USA George F. McClure Citation of Honor

To honor individuals who have made exemplary contributions toward achieving the aims of professional activities in the United States.

The IEEE-USA Jim Watson Student Professional Awareness Achievement Award

To recognize key individuals for their contributions to Student-Professional Awareness Activities in the United States

The IEEE-USA Entrepreneur Achievement Award for Leadership in Entrepreneurial Spirit

To recognize a key individual who has been instrumental in furthering both entrepreneurial growth and spirit in the United States.

The K-12 STEM Literacy Committee Educator-Engineer Partnership Award

To recognize collaborative activities between K-12 teachers and technical professionals who are IEEE members.

Technical Award

The IEEE-USA Harry Diamond Memorial Award

To honor individuals for distinguished technical contributions in the field of electrotechnology while in U.S. Government Service.

Literary Award

The IEEE-USA Award for Distinguished Literary Contributions Furthering Public Understanding and the Advancement of the Engineering Profession

To recognize outstanding journalistic or other efforts that contribute to the enhancement and expansion of the public understanding and the advancement of the engineering profession in the United States.