Annually, the IEEE Life Members Committee has provide funding in support of the following awards/programs:
IEEE Donald G. Fink Prize Paper Award
For the most outstanding survey, review, or tutorial paper published in IEEE Transactions, Journals, Magazines, or in the Proceedings of the IEEE.
Graduate Fellowship Program in the History of Electrical Engineering
To encourage graduate students to pursue their studies in the history of electrical engineering.
Student Prize Paper Contest
Recognizes the student authors in Region contests for their outstanding work. Each Region conducts its own contest.
Life Members Prize in Electrical History
Awarded to the author or authors of the best article published in the previous year on the history of electro technology and its practitioners.
Life Members Newsletter
Published twice annually, it is a forum to present ideas and determine the services desired by the Life members. Besides Life members, it is distributed to retired members between the ages of 62 to 64 and all members 65 years of age and older.
Life Members Committee Graduate Fellowship in Electrical Engineering
Awarded annually for full-time graduate work in any area of electrical engineering at an engineering school of recognized standing worldwide.