The annual IEEE Region 6 Humanitarian Engineering Project Award recognizes outstanding humanitarian engineering projects completed within the past 12 months from the deadline of submission.
Entries may be submitted by individual IEEE members or collaborative groups with at least one IEEE member in the team from Region 6. IEEE student branches are especially encouraged to submit award application for their completed projects. Submission deadline for 2016 is July 1, 2016.
The award will be given at GHTC 2016, and the award winner will be invited to participate in one of the conference panel discussions/presentations. The award winner will receive a $500 honorarium, given at GHTC, and some financial assistance to attend GHTC 2016.
For submission format and requirements and judging criteria, see https://ieeeghtc.org/contests-central/annual-humanitarian-engineering-project-award/.