The IEEE Women in Engineering (WIE) awards program recognizes WIE members and WIE Affinity Groups who have made outstanding contributions to IEEE WIE, their community, and the engineering profession, through their dedication and involvement in projects or activities directed toward fulfilling the IEEE WIE goals and objectives. Women engineers are among some of the most distinguished contributors to the engineering profession.

Call for Nominations WIE Awards

Submit all nominations by the
deadline: **15 April 2022**

Watch the 2021 WIE Award Ceremony

IEEE WIE Virtual Award Ceremony was held on 14 December 2021. This special event was held to recognize all 2021 WIE Award recipients. Watch the recorded event.

Winner Pictured:Sunitha Beevi K. (R10)

WIE Inspiring Member of the Year Award

Winner:  Sunitha Beevi K. (R10)
Honorable Mention:  Cristiane Agra Pimentel (R9)
Honorable Mention: Mercy Chelangat (R8)

Winner (Pictured): (TIE) Ana Hellen Carvalho dos Santos (R9)
Winner (Pictured): (TIE): Syed Sadia Hossain (R10)

WIE Inspiring Student Member of the Year Award

Winner (TIE): Ana Hellen Carvalho dos Santos (R9) and Syed Sadia Hossain (R10)
Honorable Mention: Mariana Larissa Antunes da Costa (R9)
Honorable Mention: Fatima Oviedo (R9)

Winner (Pictured): Anastassia Gharib

2021 WIE Committee Outstanding Volunteer of the Year Award 

Winner: Anastassia Gharib (R8)
“For her contributions to build a stronger and sustainable structure of WIE Regional operations”
Honorable Mention: Heather Quinn
“For the outstanding results of the virtual 2021 WIE International Leadership Conference, and continuous pursue of the excellence of the program”

Winner (Pictured): WIE Ecuador (R9)

WIE Affinity Group of the Year Award

Winner: WIE Ecuador (R9)
Honorable Mention: WIE Toronto (R7)
Honorable Mention: WIE Italy (R8)

Winner (Pictured):WIE Mar Athanasius College of Engineering (R10, Kerala Section)

WIE Student Branch Affinity Group of the Year Award

Winner: WIE Mar Athanasius College of Engineering SBAG (R10)
Honorable Mention: WIE Istanbul Technical University SBAG (R8)
Honorable Mention: WIE University of Melbourne SBAG (R10)

Other IEEE Awards

The IEEE Awards Program honors achievements in education, industry, research, and service. Each award has a unique mission and criteria, and offers the opportunity to honor distinguished colleagues, inspiring teachers, and corporate leaders.

Learn more about IEEE Medals, Technical Field Awards, and Recognitions

View women recipients of IEEE-level Awards