IEEE membership plays a vital role in advancing technology for the benefit of humanity. As a member, you know the value IEEE membership has had in your professional career as well.
The IEEE MGM program is your opportunity to share the value of IEEE membership with your friends and colleagues. Not only can you take pride in supporting IEEE, but you can also earn awards for you and your local IEEE organizational unit (Section, student branch, etc.) on qualifying referrals who join.
Information regarding MGM awards for the 2022 membership year (recruiting activity from 16 August 2021 to 15 August 2022) will be sent by 1 October 2022 to the email address on your member record. Please ensure your email address is up to date in your profile to ensure you receive this and other important membership updates. Your MGM award may only be used by you and cannot be transferred.
How the program works:
With this program, you can earn a credit award of up to US$90 that can be used for IEEE dues, Society fees, and/or the purchase of books and publications (excludes merchandise and products).
See program rules below for details.
Active IEEE members that recruit new members during the 2022 membership year (16 August 2021 through 15 August 2022), may be eligible to earn an award that can be used toward IEEE dues, IEEE Society fees, or the purchase of books and publications (excludes merchandise and products). Shop the Memberships and Subscriptions Catalog.
Note: MGM awards are calculated using your IEEE membership grade at the time your referral joins.
Professional members can earn:
Student members can earn:
Your local Section can also benefit by your participation in the MGM program.
Section awards by Region: The top five recruiters in each region are determined by the total number of members recruited and only from those individuals who, as a result of their efforts, earned the maximum US$90 individual credit award. In the event of a tie, the section award will be split evenly. If a member has no Section affiliation, no Section award can be paid.
Overall IEEE award: The top recruiter in IEEE earns an additional US$500 award for their Section.
Additional rules apply to Section awards.See program rules below for details.
All members receive four referral cards that are personalized with their names and member numbers in their acknowledgement package when they join or renew each year. If you need more cards, you may download one below.