MGA Leadership Award

Award Description: 
This award recognizes those individuals who have exhibited exemplary and substantive leadership of an extraordinary nature in implementing activities which support the goals and objectives of Member and Geographic Activities (MGA) at the local, regional, national, and/or international level. The accomplishments of the candidate should be of "significant performance" and should have made a distinguishing contribution to IEEE. The focus should be on volunteering for IEEE, MGA, or its organizational units; not on professional achievement.
Prize: 
Recipients will receive a plaque suitably inscribed, attesting to the accomplishment(s) made by the individual, and a US$500 cash prize.
Nomination Deadline: 
15 October
Award Type: 
IEEE Membership and Geographic Activities Board (MGA) Awards
Eligibility: 
Candidates: - must be an IEEE member in good standing; - cannot be a member of the MGA Board or MGA Awards and Recognition Committee; - must not be a past recipient of the MGA Leadership Award.

Award Recipients

2018
Amber Orr, K.VS. Hari, and Zuhaina Zakaria
2017
H.R. Mohan, Hossam Ali, and Daniel Pasquet
2016
Edward G. Perkins, and Celia Shahnaz
2015
Edward M. Aoki
2014
Babak Dastgheib-Beheshti (R1), Long Island Section, David G. Green (R3), Alabama Section
2013
Darrel Chong (R10), Singapore Section, Victor Fouad-Hanna (R8), France Section, Krishnamurthy Raghunandan (R1), New Jersey Coast Section
2012
Ramalatha Marimuthu, Darwin Jose Raju, and Anil Kumar Roy
2011
Ram Gopal Gupta, Om Perkash, and Darlene E. Rivera
2010
Wahab Almuhtadi, Nita Patel and Aleksandar Szabo
2009
Cesar Chamochumbi G., Ashutosh Dutta, and Robert A. Reilly
2008
Nirwan Ansari, Anader Benyamin-Seeyar, and Tania Quiel