IEEE Kerala Section Awards 2018

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Dear Members,

We are coming to the end of the year and it is time for the Annual IEEE Awards. We request you to help us in recognizing the best volunteers in IEEE Kerala Section for the year 2018. If you know someone who has been a great volunteer this year, through leadership in activities, bringing in innovative projects/programmes, encouraging and promoting IEEE or in any way promoting the objectives of IEEE and/or the Section, kindly consider nominating them for the following awards.


Some points to be kept in mind:

A. The Nomination may be made by a Professional Member for all awards

B. Students members may nominate only for Student Awards

C. The Nomination must be complete in all respects for it to be considered.

D. The Awards Committee will take a final decision based on the nominations received.


A. Volunteer Awards

1. IEEE Kerala Section Outstanding Volunteer

2. IEEE Kerala Section – Best Volunteer – Young Professional

3. IEEE Kerala Section – Best Volunteer – WIE

4. IEEE Kerala Section – Best Volunteer – Humanitarian Activities

B. Technical Awards

1. IEEE Kerala Section – Best Researcher

2. IEEE Kerala Section – Industry Contributions

C. IEEE Kerala Section Student Awards

1. IEEE Kerala Section – Best Student Branch

2. IEEE Kerala Section – Outstanding Branch Counsellor

3. IEEE Kerala Section – Outstanding Student Volunteer

4. IEEE Kerala Section – Best Student Volunteer – WIE

5. IEEE Kerala Section – Best Student Volunteer – Humanitarian

D. An award for an event and its organizers:

1. Best IEEE Event for 2018

E. The Public Awards Proposed this year are:

1. IEEE – KPP Nambiar Memorial Award 2018: To be conferred on an Individual or Group in Kerala who has contributed significantly to the IEEE vision of  “Advancing Technology for Humanity” through (1) Research and technology advancement (2) Popularizing the use of Technology (3) Applying Technology for the underserved. (Maybe IEEE member or Non-Member)

2. Friend of IEEE Award: For a person or group that helped in popularising/supporting the IEEE. The nominations may be in the categories of Industry, Academia or Public Service (Government and NGO). (Must be a Non-Member)

3. Best Women Engineer Award – To be given to an individual for exceptional contribution to the society in alignment with the IEEE vision of Advancing Technology for Humanity. (Maybe IEEE member or Non-Member)

4. Best Teacher Award: To be given to an individual for exceptional contribution to the academia. (Maybe IEEE member or Non-Member)

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The deadline for nominations is 15th December 2018. The nominations may be done electronically using the Google form provided. For using the form, you will have to be logged into the IEEE Google account ( If you do not have an account, please start one or use the account of any IEEE colleague, who has an account. The Nomination can still be sent in your name.


Please use the following links:

  1. Volunteer Awards 2018:

  2. Student Awards 2018:

  3. KPP Nambiar Award 2018:

  4. Best Women Engineer Award 2018:

  5. Best Teacher Award 2018:

  6. Friends of IEEE 2018:

  7. Technical Awards 2018:

  8. Best Event 2018:

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For IEEE Kerala Section Awards Committee

Shahul Hameed,

Convenor, Awards & Recognition Committee, IEEE Kerala Section


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