Outstanding Branch Counselor Award

Winners will be those individuals who, through their work as Counselors, exemplify the Institute\’s commitment to the educational, personal, professional, and technical development of students in IEEE related fields of interest.


Student Branch and Section interaction and activities are an important part of the award criteria.


The primary criteria for selection are the enthusiastic support of the Counselor by his or her students and the commitment he or she has made to the engineering profession by the fostering of activities which encourage the development of IEEE Student members. Other factors include:

  • Evidence that the Branch is active in the paper, device, and other competitions and has an active program of meetings and field trips.
  • Evidence that the Branch has either a high membership level or good growth.
  • Evidence that the Branch is striving to meet the scientific, educational, and professional purposes of the IEEE.
  • Recognition of efforts to instill leadership qualities in student officers and to guide them in their efforts to administer the Branch or Branch Chapter operations.
  • Recognition of efforts to assist student officers in the development of yearly activities which lead to the technical and professional awareness of Student members.
  • Recognition of efforts to foster effective interaction between the Student Branch and the local IEEE Section. The required evidence will be two letters, one from the Student Branch and one from the Section.

2012 Result

  • Mr. K.Gopalan Nair

    Rajesh Kannan Megalingam, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Kollam

2011 Result

  • Mr. K.Gopalan Nair

    – Sarabhai Institute of Science and Technology, Trivandrum

2010 Result

  • Sabarinath Pillai

    – St. Joseph College of Engineering

2009 Result

  • Muhammed Kasil S

    – TKM College of Engineering

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