The IEEE Medal for Environmental and Safety Technologies was established in 2008.
Sponsor: Toyota Motor Corp.
Presented to: An individual or team, up to three in number
Scope: For outstanding accomplishments in the application of technology in the fields of interest of IEEE that improve the environment and/or public safety
Prize: The award consists of a gold medal, bronze replica, certificate, and honorarium.
Basis for Judging: In the evaluation process, the following criteria are considered: public benefits of the contribution; degree in improvement in important performance metrics; innovative design, development, or application engineering; favorable influence on the contribution on technical professions.
Nomination deadline: 1 July
Presentation: At the annual IEEE Honors Ceremony