IEEE Phoenix Section Awards

ieee_logo_mb_taglineThe IEEE Phoenix Section recognizes the contributions of members, non-members, society chapters, affinity groups, student branches, corporations, and educational institutions at the annual banquet. The next banquet is scheduled for Saturday, February 7th, 2015 at Hilton Phoenix Airport located at 2435 South 47th Street, Phoenix, AZ – 85034 from 5:30 PM to 9:30 PM (Tel: 480-894-1600).

The Section is pleased to issue a call for nominations for this year’s Section awards. The scope and purpose of the Section Awards Program is to plan, promote and implement IEEE award and recognition programs that recognize outstanding performance in furthering the objectives and professional aims of the IEEE Phoenix Section, the IEEE, and the IEEE-USA, and to stimulate others to pursue such achievements of excellence.

The Phoenix Section has established the following general award and recognition categories:

  • Member
  • Society Chapter/Affinity Group
  • Non-member
  • Corporate
  • Educational
  • Section Chair

The Awards Guide lists the awards along with the selection criteria that will be implemented for selecting the award recipient. Click here to access the Awards Guide.

Please read through the Awards Guide to help you in selecting the award category for nomination.

All sections of the form should be completely filled electronically. Submission of additional documents such as resume in support of the nomination is highly encouraged.

Key dates:

Submission deadline: Sunday, January 4th, 2015
Awardees and nominators will be informed on: Sunday, January 11th, 2015

Only nomination forms submitted by the deadline will be reviewed by the awards committee consisting of the following IEEE Phoenix Section Officers:

  • Awards Committee Chair: Dr. Vasudeva P. Atluri
  • Past Chair: Dr. Charles E. Weitzel
  • Chair (Interim) / Vice-Chair: Mr. Bruce R. Ladewig
  • Secretary: Mr. Surinder K. Tuli
  • Students Activities Coordinator:  Dr. S. Diane Smith

If you have any additional questions, please contact Dr. Vasudeva P. Atluri, Section Awards Committee Chair, at (480) 227-8411 or by email at, and Mr. Bruce J. Ladewig, Section Chair, at (480) 620-9291 or by email at

Award Nomination Form

Candidate's Information


First Name*

Middle Name

Last Name*

Street Address*

Address Line 2







IEEE membership: Please select member cateogry

IEEE Member Number

Award Categories:
This submission will be automatically directed to the Section Awards Committee Members.

What category are you nominating the candidate for?

A. Member:
B. Society Chapter/Affinity Group:
C. Non-Member:
D. Corporate:
E. Educational:
F. Section Chair:

Award Citation: (limit to maximum of 20 words)

Please provide information in support of the nomination in the space provide below.

Alternatively, you may upload a document (one file, file-size limit: 1 MB):

Nominator's Information



IEEE membership: Please select member category*

IEEE Member Number

Please select your IEEE affiliation

Affiliated Organization Name (If None is chosen above, please provide information of the affiliated company, academic institution, or other organization):



Please attach supporting documents, such as a resume, in support of the nomination (one file, file-size limit: 1 MB):

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