IEEE Entrepreneurship is pleased to announce applications for the IEEE Entrepreneurship Impact Award are now open.

This award will recognize an individual who has had a significant impact on the engineering-driven entrepreneurial ecosystem. The accomplishments of the candidate should be of “significant importance” and should have made a distinguishing contribution to the entrepreneurial ecosystem of a country/region.


Nominee Solicitation:

Award recipients will be scored and selected based on the following judging criteria: 

  • Entrepreneurial Spirit
  • Value creation 
  • Impact
  • Sustainability

The person/team will receive an honorarium of $2000 USD and a plaque commemorating their achievement.

Submissions will be accepted through 31 August 2022 followed by a thorough review in September.  

The recipient will be selected by September 30th and announced during the first week of October.