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:
The award is given to individuals, companies, or organizations that have done one or more of the following:
The award consists of a plaque or sculpture. Travel expenses up to US$2,000 to attend the Awards Ceremony are also covered.
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.