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In recognition of the significant contributions American Indians and Alaska Natives (AI/AN) have made to the STEM disciplines, AISES conducts the Professional Awards Program. 2015 will be the twelfth year recognizing the accomplishments of these individuals as leaders, innovators, and role models. AISES is currently seeking nominees for its Professional Awards, as described below.
Any American Indian/Alaska Native is eligible for consideration of a AISES Professional Award based on their experience outlined under each award category.
Award Categories and Definitions:
The Executive Excellence nominee will be evaluated on the following criteria (100 points total):
The Technical Excellence nominee will be evaluated on the following criteria (100 points total):
Most Promising Engineer or Scientist
The nominee must be a professional engineer or scientist with less than five years’ experience after earning his/her last degree. The candidate’s early technical contributions should already indicate a promising career.
The Most Promising Engineer or Scientist will be evaluated on the following criteria (100 points total):
Overall Professional of the Year
Based on overall leadership and technical achievement, the most outstanding of all nominees will be selected as the AISES Professional of the Year. From the remaining nominees, and award recipient will be selected for each nomination category.
DEADLINE EXTENDED: Application Postmark Deadline is July 10, 2015
For the 2015 Nomination Form, click here
Contact Laurence Brown, Chair, AISES Corporate Advisory Council, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The 2015 awards ceremony takes place during the AISES National Conference: November 19-21, 2015 in Phoenix, AZ.