Honoring Excellence

Nominations for 2015 IEEE medals, awards, recognitions, and prize papers are due 1 July 2014

20 December 2013

IEEE Medal of Honor
For an exceptional contribution or an extraordinary career in the IEEE fields of interest.
Sponsor: IEEE Foundation

IEEE Alexander Graham Bell Medal
For exceptional contributions to the advancement of communications sciences and engineering.
Sponsor: Bell Labs, Alcatel-Lucent

IEEE Edison Medal
For a career of meritorious achievement in electrical science, electrical engineering, or the electrical arts.
Sponsor: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.

IEEE Medal for Environmental and Safety Technologies
For outstanding accomplishments in the application of technology in the fields of interest of IEEE that improve the environment and/or public safety.
Sponsor: Toyota Motor Corp.

IEEE Founders Medal
For outstanding contributions in the leadership, planning, and administration of affairs of great value to the electrical and electronics engineering profession.
Sponsor: IEEE Foundation

IEEE Richard W. Hamming Medal
For exceptional contributions to information sciences, systems, and technology.
Sponsor: Qualcomm, Inc.

IEEE Medal for Innovations in Healthcare Technology
For outstanding contributions and/or innovations in engineering within the fields of medicine, biology, and healthcare technology.
Sponsor: IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society

IEEE Jack S. Kilby Signal Processing Medal
For outstanding achievements in signal processing.
Sponsor: Texas Instruments, Inc.

IEEE/RSE Wolfson James Clerk Maxwell Award
For groundbreaking contributions that have had an exceptional impact on the development of electronics and electrical engineering or related fields.
Funded by Wolfson Microelectronics plc

IEEE James H. Mulligan, Jr. Education Medal
For a career of outstanding contributions to education in the fields of interest of IEEE.
Sponsors: MathWorks, Pearson Education, Inc., and IEEE Life Members Committee

IEEE Jun-ichi Nishizawa Medal
For outstanding contributions to material and device science and technology, including practical application.
Sponsor: The Federation of Electric Power Companies, Japan

IEEE Robert N. Noyce Medal
For exceptional contributions to the microelectronics industry.
Sponsor: Intel Foundation

IEEE Dennis J. Picard Medal for Radar Technologies and Applications
For outstanding accomplishments in advancing the fields of radar technologies and their applications.
Sponsor: Raytheon Co.

IEEE Medal in Power Engineering
For outstanding contributions to the technology associated with the generation, transmission, distribution, application, and utilization of electric power for the betterment of society.
Sponsors: IEEE Industry Applications, Industrial Electronics, Power Electronics, and Power & Energy societies

IEEE Simon Ramo Medal
For exceptional achievement in systems engineering and systems science.
Sponsor: Northrop Grumman Corp.

IEEE John von Neumann Medal
For outstanding achievements in computer-related science and technology.
Sponsor: IBM Corp.

IEEE Honorary Membership
For meritorious service to humanity in IEEE’s designated fields of interest.
Sponsor: IEEE


IEEE Corporate Innovation Award
For an outstanding and exemplary innovation by an industrial entity, governmental or academic organization, or other corporate body, within the fields of interest to the IEEE.
Sponsor: IEEE

IEEE Ernst Weber Managerial Leadership Award
For exceptional managerial leadership in the fields of interest of the IEEE.
Sponsor: IEEE


IEEE Richard M. Emberson Award
For distinguished service to the development, viability, advancement, and pursuit of the technical objectives of the IEEE.
Sponsor: IEEE Technical Activities Board

IEEE Haraden Pratt Award
For outstanding service to the IEEE.
Sponsor: IEEE Foundation


IEEE W.R.G. Baker Award
For the most outstanding paper reporting original work published in any IEEE archival publications (such as transactions, journals, and letters), magazines, or proceedings.
Sponsors: IEEE Circuits and Systems, Communications, Control Systems, Information Theory, Power & Energy, Signal Processing, and Vehicular Technology societies. 

IEEE Donald G. Fink Award
For the outstanding survey, review, or tutorial paper in any of the IEEE transactions, journals, magazines, or proceedings.
Sponsor: IEEE Life Members Committee

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