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IEEE Instrumentation & Measurement Society Outstanding Chapter Award

Prize: 
$1,000 USD and a certificate.
Prize: 
Single Annual Award - Only One Allowable Recipient Selected Annually. Recipient receives full prize including honoraria, and, if applicable, plaque and/or certificate.
Funding: 
This award will be funded by the Instrumentation & Measurement Society. Only one award will be given. The Society's budget includes the amount for this award and the Society's budget is net positive with the inclusion of this award.
Nomination Deadline: 
August 1
Presentation: 
The Best Chapter will be recognized annually at the IEEE I2MTC.
Basis for Judgement: 
Pre-requisite: a minimum of two L31 forms have to be submitted to IEEE database for the application year and the previous one.
Basis for Judgement: 
Pre-requisite: a minimum of two L31 forms have to be submitted to IEEE database for the application year and the previous one. Composition and structure (10%)- Adequate number of members with a balanced grade distribution (Regular, Senior, Fellow, Life), At least three officers (i.e.: Chair, Vice Chair and Secretary) with specified terms and succession plans.Membership Increase (20%)- Identify total number and numbers in each category of members (Regular, Senior, Fellow, Life) in previous two years and current year. Membership Advancement/ Senior Member Increase (30%)- Significant Achievements and Awards received by Chapter Members should be included here. Activities – Technical, Societal/Social, or Student/Industry (40%)- Information can be provided on Technical Activities/Meetings, Societal/Social Activities involving the local community or that work towards membership development, and activities that include interfacing with local student branches or with local industries.

Description:
This award will be given to the best chapter in a given calendar year based on activity. Selection will be made in October. Checks will be mailed in the same calendar year, with the award being recognized at the following IEEE International Instrumentation and Measurement Conference (I2MTC).