Awards

The IEEE Green Mountain Section is accepting nominations for 2017 awards through October 5. Go here to submit nominations.


Congratulation to the IEEE Green Mountain Section Award Recipients

2016 Green Mountain Section Awards

Andrew Giroux Engineer of the Year For promoting engineering through FIRST Robotics and AERO
Cyril Brunner Young Engineer of the Year For tremendous contributions to electrical engineering and innovation in Vermont
Lars Hasselblad Torres & The Burlington Generator Team Innovators of the Year For outstanding innovation leadership in Vermont
Jeff Frolik Faculty of the Year For leading the development of a new biomedical engineering program at the University of Vermont
David Hathaway Chapter Officer of the Year For outstanding support of the IEEE Green Mountain Section’s web site
Debbie McNally Undergraduate Student of the Year For outstanding leadership of the Norwich University’s IEEE student branch
Tariye Peter Undergraduate Student of the Year For outstanding leadership of the University of Vermont’s IEEE student branch
Mahraz Amini Graduate Student of the Year For outstanding contributions to power systems research

Congratulation to the IEEE Green Mountain Power and Energy Systems Chapter Award Recipients

2016 Green Mountain PES Chapter Awards

Edward McGann Outstanding Young Engineer For Outstanding Professional and Leadership Contributions to the Power Engineering Profession
Michael Franchek Outstanding Engineer Outstanding Professional and Leadership Contributions to the Power Engineering Profession and World Class Engineer at Westinghouse and Weidmann with Lasting Contributions to IEEE
Paul Hines Outstanding Volunteer Outstanding Service to the Power Engineering Society in Vermont and Helping to Start the Green Mountain PES Chapter and Continued Contributions

Past year awards


The IEEE GMS Awards are presented at the annual IEEE GMS Banquet and Awards Ceremony.

Candidate Eligibility: Any person may be nominated for an IEEE-level award, regardless of IEEE membership, with the following exceptions:
• members of the IEEE Board of Directors;
• members of the IEEE Awards Board;
• members of the IEEE Awards Council – Chairs of the selection committees who sit on a Council are not eligible for an award that their Council oversees;

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• members of the IEEE Board of Directors;
• members of the IEEE Awards Board;
• members of the IEEE Awards Council: chairs of the selection committees who sit on a Council are not eligible for an award that their Council oversees;
• Award Selection Committee members, while serving on a relevant committee;
• self-nominations;
• IEEE staff;
• the nominator may not also act as an endorser.

Additional IEEE-Level Awards