The Bernard S. Finn IEEE History Prize

Type: Prize

Name: The Bernard S. Finn IEEE History Prize

Location: New York, NY

Application Deadline: April 15, 2015

Sponsoring Institution: IEEE Life Members' Fund


The Bernard S. Finn IEEE History Prize (formerly the IEEE Life Members’ Prize in Electrical History) is supported by the IEEE Life Members’ Fund and administered by the Society for the History of Technology. The prize is awarded annually to the best paper in the history of electrotechnology—power, electronics, telecommunications, and computer science—published during the preceding year. Any article published in a learned periodical is eligible if it treats the art or engineering aspects of electrotechnology and its practitioners. The article must be written in English, although the journal or periodical in which it appears may be a foreign language publication. The prize consists of a cash award of $1,000 and a certificate. To nominate an article, please send a copy of the paper to each member of the prize committee. The deadline for 2015 nominations is April 15, 2015. For more information, please see the SHOT IEEE Prize Nomination.

Contact Information:
David Lucsko

Posted: April 07, 2015