$2,000 and Plaque designating the individual as the recipient of the IEEE J. Barry Oakes Advancement Award.
In the year the award is presented, up to $1,000 for travel support to either attend a technical workshop of the recipient’s choice or give a keynote lecture at I2MTC or AUTOTESTCON;Registration at I2MTC or AUTOTESTCON for year in which keynote lecture is presented; Single Annual Award – only one allowable recipient selected annually.
This award will be funded by the J. Barry Oakes Fund managed by the IEEE Foundation.
The award will be presented at the Awards Ceremony at the annual attending IEEE I2MTC.
35 years of age or younger at the time of the nomination.
Other qualifications of the nominee include one or more of the following: Nominee actively engaged in engineering work in the field of I&M; Nominees may hold a position in academia, government, or industry; Nominees must exhibit actions that reflect positively on and enhance the reputation of the I&M Society; Membership in the I&M society at the time of nomination is required.
Basis for Judgment:
Qualifications include one or more of the following: Demonstrated contributions to I&M science and engineering; potential leadership/project management skills; potential to serve as role model for other engineers.