IEEE Regional Exemplary Student Branch Award

The purpose of this award is to provide public recognition of exemplary IEEE Student Branch operations.

Eligibility criteria

An award will be presented annually to each qualifying Student Branch in each Region, without numerical limit.
To qualify for the award, a Student Branch must conform to IEEE bylaws, have an active program, and support IEEE goals. 

Nomination process

A Student Branch must be nominated for this award by an officer of the Student Branch using the Nomination Form.
The nomination must be accompanied by supporting documentation to illustrate the nominated Student Branch that deserves the award and by the certifying endorsement of the Branch Counselor.
The nominator(s) shall complete a Nomination Form via My Review Room.


1 February (annually)

Evaluation criteria

  • Awards will be presented to those Student Branches that are found to be operated in a manner consistent with the goals of IEEE.
  • A Student Branch will be considered to have met this criterion if it has furnished all five required items of documentation and at least 12 additional items of documentation.
  • Additional verification and/or documentation (other than uploaded ones) should be available upon request.


A customized certificate attesting to the exemplary operation of the Student Branch.

2017 recipients

Region 1

Binghamton University

Region 3

University of Florida
Region 5
University of Houston – College of Engineering
Region 6
University of California – Los Angeles
University of California-Riverside
University of Southern California

Region 7

Carleton University
University of British Columbia

Region 8

University of Bahrain
K U Leuven
Eindhoven University of Technology
University of Rijeka
Benha University
Alexandria University
Helwan University
University of Passau
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
National Technical University of Athens
University of Patras
University Of Thessaly (Lamia) SB
University of Pavia
Hashemite University SB
Yarmouk University
Middle East College
ISCTE University Inst of Lisbon
Universidade do Porto
University Of Ljubljana
Universidad de Valencia - ETSE
Ecole Nationale D'Ingenieurs de Tunis
Nat'l Inst of Applied Sci & Tech (INSAT)
Higher I A Sciences & Technologies ISSAT Sousse
Istanbul University
Osmangazi University
Middle East Technical University
Bilkent University
Bogazici University
Celal Bayar University
Cukurova University
Dokuz Eylul University
Hacettepe University
Istanbul Kultur Universitesi
Istanbul Technical University
Izmir Institute of Technology
Sutcu Imam University
University of Turkish Aeronautical Association
Yildiz Technical University
Balikesir Universitesi
Koc University
University of Southampton
King Abdulaziz University

Region 9

Winners to be announced at the annual Region 9 meeting

Region 10

American International University – Bangladesh
Curtin University Sarawak
Northern India Engineering College
PEC University of Technology – Chandigar
Pune Institute of Computer Technology (PICT)


View past winners of the IEEE Regional Exemplary Student Branch Award (PDF, 32 KB)

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