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The Standards Education Award was established by the Educational Activities Board (EAB) and the Standards Association (SA) Board of Governors to recognize significant contributions in support of the IEEE Standards Education mission of:

  • Promoting the importance of standards in meeting technical, economic, environmental, and social challenges
  • Disseminating learning materials on the application of standards in the design and development aspects of educational programs
  • Actively promoting the integration of standards into academic programs and providing short courses about standards needed in the design and development phases of professional practice

 

Candidate eligibility

The award is given to individuals, companies, or organizations that have done one or more of the following:

  • Actively promoted the integration of standards, including IEEE standards, into academic and corporate internal development programs
  • Provided support for education about standards needed in the design and development phases of professional practice (e.g., lectures, speaking engagements, tutorials, case studies, articles, etc.)
  • Promoted the importance of standards in meeting technical, economic, environmental, political, and societal challenges
  • Made significant and/or regular contributions of standards education materials (e.g., tutorials, case studies, articles, etc.)
  • Provided content or materials to support education about the standards-setting process
 
 

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Award

The award consists of a plaque or sculpture. Travel expenses up to US$2,000 to attend the Awards Ceremony are also covered.

 
 

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Nominator requirements

Anyone may serve as a nominator for this award.

 
 

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Reference requirements

The nominator is responsible for providing a minimum of three, and a maximum of five, people to serve as references.  At least two references must be IEEE members.

 
 

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