The IEEE Cledo Brunetti Award was established in 1975 through a bequest made by the late Cledo Brunetti, who was an executive of the FMC Corporation.
Recipient selection is administered through the Technical Field Awards Council of the IEEE Awards Board.
Sponsor: The Brunetti bequest
Presented to: An individual or a team of not more than three
Scope: For outstanding contributions to nanotechnology and miniaturization in the electronics arts
Prize: The award consists of a certificate and honorarium.
Basis for judging: In the evaluation process, the following criteria are considered: innovation or development, social value, uniqueness of concept, other technical accomplishments, and the quality of the nomination.
Nomination deadline: 31 January
Presentation: IEEE policy requires that its awards be presented at major IEEE events that are in keeping with the nature of the award and the cited achievement.