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The purpose of this award is to recognize annually, in each Region of IEEE, the Student member most responsible for an extraordinary accomplishment associated with Student Activities. The value of a Student member who shows a pattern of dedication and ongoing service to a Student Branch/Student Branch Chapter is certainly recognized. The award is designed to reward a particular event, program, or product of IEEE Student Activities. It is sponsored by the IEEE Member and Geographic Activities (MGA) Board.


Eligibility criteria

  1. Nominees must be Student members of IEEE at the time of the accomplishment.
  2. The incumbent Regional Student Representative (RSR) is ineligible.


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Nomination process

  1. The student most responsible for a worthy accomplishment may be nominated by a Branch Counselor, Section Chair, Section SAC, or other IEEE volunteers.
  2. The nominator(s) shall complete a nomination form via My Review Room.
  3. If you require additional information on this process, you may contact IEEE Student Services at


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1 February (annually)


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Evaluation criteria

  1. The nominations will be judged by a committee appointed by the Regional Director or his/her designee Regional Student Activities Chair (RSAC).
  2. This Regional Committee will be responsible for establishing guidelines for judging, while maintaining fairness, objectivity, and high standards.
  3. Student nominees will be judged primarily on the impact of their accomplishment on the quality of student activities within the Region and IEEE as a whole.
  4. If no nominations of sufficient stature are made, no award will be given for that year.
  5. Only one Award per Region will be presented each year.



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  1. This Award consists of a customized award plaque, a digital certificate, and three years of complimentary membership in IEEE.
  2. The presentation of the Award will be arranged by the Regional Directors at an appropriate location.
  3. The results will be published institute-wide at the earliest opportunity.


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2015 recipients

Region 2
Savannah Lee - Drexel University

Region 3
Kristen Garcia - Murray State University

Region 6
Russell Perry - University of California - Riverside

Region 7
Malika Meghjani - McGill University

Region 8
Uzay Kas - Middle East Technical University

Region 9
Helen Zegarra - Universidad Catolica San Pablo

Region 10
Subodha Charles - University of Moratuwa


View past winners of the Larry K. Wilson Regional Student Activities Award (PDF, 31 KB).


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YP - Mouser

Mouser Electronics is a proud sponsor of the IEEE Student Activities Awards Program.