IEEE Fellow

Deadline: March 1

Level: Senior

Background: International

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

IEEE Fellow is a distinction reserved for select IEEE members whose extraordinary accomplishments in any of the IEEE fields of interest are deemed fitting of this prestigious grade elevation.

Eligibility Criteria:

An IEEE Senior or Life Senior Member in good standing and who has been an IEEE member for five years or more preceding 1 January of the year of elevation may be nominated for Fellow grade.

For More Information: http://www.ieee.org/membership_services/membership/fellows/index.html

American Society of Mechanical Engineers – Fellow

Deadline: March 1, June 1, September 1, December 1

Level: Mid-career, Senior

Background: International

Cycle: Quarterly

Description: 

The ASME Committee of Past Presidents confers the Fellow grade of membership on worthy candidates to recognize their outstanding engineering achievements.

Eligibility Criteria:

Nominated by ASME Members and Fellows, an ASME Member has to have 10 or more years of active practice and at least 10 years of active corporate membership in ASME.

For More Information: https://www.asme.org/about-asme/get-involved/honors-awards/fellows

American Society of Mechanical Engineers – Worcester Reed Warner MedalAmerican Society of Mechanical Engineers – Worcester Reed Warner Medal

Deadline: March 1

Level: Early-career, Mid-career, Senior

Background: International

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

The Worcester Reed Warner Medal is awarded to an individual for outstanding contribution to the permanent literature of engineering. Contributions may be single papers, treatises or books, or a series of papers.

They should be progressive ideas relating to engineering, scientific and industrial research associated with mechanical engineering; the design and operation of mechanical and associated equipment; industrial engineering or management, organization, operation, and the concomitants of each; or other subjects closely associated with those mentioned.

Eligibility Criteria:

To qualify as having permanent value, any paper or treatise should not be less than five (5) years old.

For More Information: https://www.asme.org/about-asme/get-involved/honors-awards/literature-awards

American Society of Mechanical Engineers – Edward F. Obert Award

Deadline: March 1

Level: Early-career, Mid-career, Senior

Background: International

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

The Edward F. Obert Award recognizes an outstanding paper on thermodynamics presented during the preceding two calendar years. The award shall be made for a paper presented at the Advanced Energy Systems Division’s International Mechanical Engineering Congress symposium on energy systems analysis (so long as the symposium continues). The award shall be presented at the following ASME Congress.

Eligibility Criteria:

All papers must be written during the preceding two years of Congress presentation.

For More Information:  https://www.asme.org/about-asme/get-involved/honors-awards/literature-awards

American Society of Mechanical Engineers – Melville Medal

Deadline: March 1

Level: Early-career, Mid-career, Senior

Background: International

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

The Melville Medal is the highest ASME honor for the best original paper (not published elsewhere) which has been published in the ASME Transactions during the two calendar years immediately preceding the year of the award.

Eligibility Criteria:

The paper may have more than one author, but one of the authors shall be an ASME corporate member (Fellow, Member or Associate Member). The paper shall be specifically recommended for the medal by a review committee or qualified individual.

For More Information:  https://www.asme.org/about-asme/get-involved/honors-awards/literature-awards

American Society of Mechanical Engineers – Holley Medal

Deadline: March 1

Level: Mid-career, Senior

Background: International

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

It is presented to an individual who by some great and unique act(s) of an engineering nature has accomplished a great and timely public benefit.

Eligibility Criteria:

No limitations.

For More Information:  https://www.asme.org/about-asme/get-involved/honors-awards/achievement-awards

American Society of Mechanical Engineers – Gold Medal

Deadline: March 1

Level: Mid-career, Senior

Background: International

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

ASME Medal, established in 1920, is the highest award that the Society can bestow and is to recognize “eminently distinguished engineering achievement.” Only one ASME Medal may be awarded annually.

Eligibility Criteria:

Any individual may be nominated for the medal.

For More Information: https://www.asme.org/about-asme/participate/honors-awards/achievement-awards/asme-medal

Royal Society Canada – College of New Scholars, Artists & Scientists

Deadline: March 15

Level: Early-career, Mid-career

Background: Canada

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

The College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists is Canada’s first national system of multidisciplinary recognition for the emerging generation of Canadian intellectual leadership. It will comprise a fourth entity (along with the current three Academies) within the Royal Society of Canada.
The Members of the College are Canadians and Permanent Residents who, at an early stage in their career, have demonstrated a high level of achievement. The criteria for election is excellence, and membership is for seven years. Up to 100 Members may be elected each year.

Eligibility Criteria:

Candidates must be no more than 15 years from the conferral of the PhD or equivalent qualification.
Nominations to the College of New Scholars, Artists and Scientists will be initiated by Members of the College (Members), Fellows of the RSC (Fellows), and Institutional Members (IMs).

For More Information: https://rsc-src.ca/en/college-new-scholars-artists-and-scientists

Royal Society of Canada – Sir John William Dawson Medal

Deadline: March 1

Level: Senior

Background: Canada

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

To commemorate Dawson’s great versatility, the award is made for important and sustained contributions in two domains of interest to the RSC or in interdisciplinary research. The silver medal is awarded every two years if there is a suitable candidate.

Eligibility Criteria:

Candidates cannot apply on their own behalf.
To be eligible for an RSC award, candidates shall be Canadian citizens or have had status for at least three years as Canadian Permanent Residents at the time of their nomination.

For More Information: http://rsc.ca/en/fellows/medals-awards/rsc-medals-awards#Centenary

Royal Society of Canada – McNeil Medal

Deadline: March 1

Level: Senior

Background: Canada

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

The medal is awarded to a candidate who has demonstrated outstanding ability to promote and communicate science to students and the public within Canada (the term public is defined in its broadest sense).
The bronze medal and a cash amount of $1,500 are awarded every year if there is a suitable candidate.

Eligibility Criteria:

Candidates cannot apply on their own behalf.
To be eligible for an RSC award, candidates shall be Canadian citizens or have had status for at least three years as Canadian Permanent Residents at the time of their nomination.

For More Information: http://rsc.ca/en/fellows/medals-awards/rsc-medals-awards#Centenary