Global Young Academy Membership

Deadline: September 27

Level: Early-career

Background: International

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

Applications are sought from young, independent scholars who combine the highest level of research excellence with a demonstrated passion for delivering impact.

Eligibility Criteria:

Eligibility: Young independent scholars

For More Information: http://globalyoungacademy.net/call-for-new-members/

The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) – Award for Scientific Freedom and Responsibility

Deadline: September 1

Level: Mid-career, Senior

Background: International

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

The AAAS Award for Scientific Freedom and Responsibility is presented annually by the American Association for the Advancement of Science to honor scientists and engineers whose exemplary actions have served to foster scientific freedom and responsibility.

Eligibility Criteria:

No limitations.

For More Information: http://www.aaas.org/page/aaas-award-scientific-freedom-and-responsibility

The American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) – Award for Science Diplomacy

Deadline: September 1

Level: Mid-career, Senior

Background: International

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

AAAS seeks to recognize an individual or a limited number of individuals working together in the scientific or engineering community for making an outstanding contribution to furthering science diplomacy.

Eligibility Criteria:

The award is open to all regardless of nationality or citizenship. Nominees must be living at the time of their nomination. Any individual or small group in the scientific and engineering community that has contributed to the role of science cooperation in building stronger links between and among societies is eligible for this award.

For More Information: http://www.aaas.org/page/aaas-award-science-diplomacy

IEEE Photonics Society – Young Investigator Award

Deadline: September 30

Level: Early-career

Background: International

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

The IEEE Photonics Society Young Investigator Award was established to honor an individual who has made outstanding technical contributions to photonics (broadly defined) prior to his or her 35th birthday.

Eligibility Criteria:

Nominees must be under 35 years of age on Sept. 30th of the year in which the nomination is made.

For More Information: http://www.photonicssociety.org/award-info

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 – Freeman Scholar Award

Deadline: September 1

Level: Mid-career, Senior

Background: International

Cycle: Biennial

Description: 

A person of significant expertise in fluids engineering is selected as the Freeman Scholar by the Freeman Scholar Award Committee and the Committee on Honors. Freeman Scholars are expected to review a coherent topic in their specialty, write a review article for the Journal of Fluids Engineering and present a plenary lecture during the Fluids Engineering Division Summer Meeting.

Eligibility Criteria:

No limitations.

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

American Society of Mechanical Engineers – Yeram S. Touloukian Award

Deadline: September 1

Level: Mid-career, Senior

Background: International

Cycle: Triennial

Description: 

The Yeram S. Touloukian Award, established in 1997, is bestowed triennially to recognize outstanding technical contributions in the field of thermophysical properties. An individual who is internationally recognized for major contributions in the thermophysical properties field is eligible to receive this award. Fields recognized by the award include, but are not limited to, mechanical engineering, chemical engineering, physics and chemistry.

Eligibility Criteria:

No limitations.

For More Information:  https://www.asme.org/about-asme/participate/honors-awards/achievement-awards/yeram-s-touloukian-award

American Society of Mechanical Engineers – Ben C. Sparks Medal

Deadline: September 1

Level: Mid-career, Senior

Background: International

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

The Ben C. Sparks Medal, established in 1990 for recognition of eminent service to mechanical engineering or engineering technology education through outstanding contributions that bring innovative, authentic, practice-based, engineering design/build experiences to undergraduate students. The award may be bestowed on an individual or collaborative team for excellence in curriculum implementation, teaching, academic/industry collaboration, or exemplary service to ASME student design-related programs.

Eligibility Criteria:

Candidates must have a record of accomplishment over an extended period of time; play a major role in fostering new, innovative applications and approaches to the teaching of mechanical engineering and/or engineering technology; or effectively inspire promising systemic change that would enhance the readiness of graduates to begin engineering practice in industry.

Recipient(s) must hold or have held academic appointments in departments that have in ABET-accredited (or substantially equivalent) degree programs or be engineer(s) in industry, government, or private practice who have made an exemplary contribution such degree programs.

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

American Society of Mechanical Engineers – Van C. Mow Medal

Deadline: September 1

Level: Early-career

Background: International

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

The Van C. Mow Medal is bestowed upon an individual who has demonstrated meritorious contributions to the field of bioengineering through research, education, professional development, leadership in the development of the profession, mentorship to young bioengineers, and with service to the bioengineering community.

Eligibility Criteria:

Candidates must have earned a Ph.D. or equivalent terminal degree in any field of engineering, physics, medicine or life sciences. Candidates must have received their degree between ten and twenty years prior to June 1 of the year in which they will receive the award. Candidates must be an active member of the Bioengineering Division.
Nomination packets will be held and considered for three years; a new nomination packet must be submitted after that time.

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

American Society of Mechanical Engineers – H.R. Lissner Medal

Deadline: September 1

Level: Mid-career, Senior

Background: International

Cycle: Annual

Description: 

The H.R. Lissner Medal recognizes outstanding achievements in the field of bioengineering. These achievements may be in the form of (1) significant research contributions in bioengineering; (2) development of new methods of measuring in bioengineering; (3) design of new equipment and instrumentation in bioengineering; (4) educational impact in the training of bioengineers; and/or (5) service to the bioengineering community, in general, and to the Bioengineering Division of ASME, in particular.

Eligibility Criteria:

Candidate must be an active member of the Bioengineering Division.
Nomination packets will be held and considered for three years; a new nomination packet must be submitted after that time.

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