YI Award Nomination Requirements

Nominators must complete a nominee submission by September 30th each year with the following:

  • Candidate contact information: Name, Affiliation, Mailing address, Email, Phone Number, Date of Birth (candidate must be under 35 years of age or younger on 30 September of year in which nomination is made)
  • Statement of a specific contribution(s) that qualify Nominee for Award, as well as other related accomplishments. (Maximum of three pages)

  • Proposed Award Citation: (Word Count: 20) 

  • Nominee’s curriculum vita (Maximum of three pages)

  • Endorsements: Three letters of endorsement are required.  You may enter the endorsers name and email to send an automatically generated email request, or if you have received the endorsement, you can upload directly to the system. (One page limit)

  • Candidates need not be members of the IEEE or the Photonics Society.

: September 30

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