Past Recipients

This award is the result of merging the Distinguished Literary Contributions Furthering Public Understanding of the Profession Award and the Distinguished Literary Contributions Furthering Engineering Professionalism Award.

Year Recipient Citation
2018 Dr. Guru Madhavan For outstanding contributions in enhancing public consciousness of the engineering profession through his book, “Applied Minds: How Engineers Think”
2017 No recipient chosen
2016 John Toon For sustained journalistic efforts to expand the public understanding and the advancement of science and technology in the United States
2015 Amy Bix For outstanding journalistic effort in returning prominence to the historical significance of the Smithsonian Institute‘s engineering collection
2014 Allison Marsh and Lizzie Wade  For outstanding journalistic effort in returning prominence to the historical significance of the Smithsonian Institute‘s engineering collection.
2013 Judith Love Cohen  For a lifetime dedication to journalistic STEM education for young women.

Nominations are now open. Please visit our nominations page
to nominate a colleague.

Contact

David Iams
Career, Member, and Professional Activities Manager
d.iams@ieee.org
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