IEEE Instrumentation & Measurement Society Outstanding Chapter Award

To recognize the best chapter in a given calendar year based on activity.

Prize:
$1,000 and a Certificate.
Funding:
Funded by the IEEE Instrumentation and Measurement Society.
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.
• Composition and structure (10%): Adequate number of members with a balanced grade distribution (Regular Member, 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 of members in each category of members (Regular Member, 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.
Eligibility:
All Chapters of the Instrumentation and Measurement Society are eligible; Starting 2016 only Chapters that submitted regularly the annual activity report to the society are eligible; Chapters not selected for this award may apply each year; chapters selected for this award must wait two years after receiving the award to reapply.