Working Group Chair Award

Working Group Awards and Certificates

The IEEE SA Working Group Chair Awards and Certificates are presented to volunteers in the effort to recognize their contributions to the development and publication of a standard(s). All awards are to be requested by Working Group Chairs upon the publication of a standard.

Awards (Plaques):

The award consists of a laminated wooden plaque displaying the cover of the standard and contributor’s name.

Eligibility for Plaques:

This award is presented to standards development participants who have assumed leadership positions in the Working Group such as the following:

  • Chair(s)
  • Vice Chair(s)
  • Technical editor(s)
  • Subcommittee chair designated by the WG Chair (e.g., task force or chapter)
  • Secretary

For standards developed jointly with other organizations, this award may also be presented to the Working Group Chair, to the officers of the working group, and to the technical editors of the standard.


The award consists of a certificate of appreciation displaying the standard number and the contributor’s name.

Eligibility of Certificates:

This award is presented upon the discretion of the Working Group Chair.

General Overview:

All Working Group Chairs and officers are eligible for plaques upon publication of the standard. Certificates of appreciation are presented to participants upon recommendations of the Working Group Chair(s).All awards are to be requested electronically via online form tools.

There is no honorarium attached to these awards.

There are no restrictions or preferences as to the nationality, race, gender, age or creed.

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