Outstanding Achievement Award


The purpose of this award is to recognize annually IEEE members who have given valuable achievements.


$150 to be used as a travel grant by the selected member to participate in any IEEE event, a Certificate and a trophy


Funded by the IEEE Tunisia section


Any active IEEE member living in Tunisia for at least 2 years of membership. The candidate is not receiving any financial remuneration for his/her achievement. The awards committee members are not eligible.

The basis for Judging:

The evaluation of the achievement will be based on the following criteria (if applicable):

  1. (10 points) number and quality of the performed activities (technical and volunteering activities)
  2. (10 points) exceptional administrative, managerial and leadership achievement
  3. (10 points) implementation of innovative IEEE programs
  4. (10 points) impact on the industry, economy, government and society
  5. (10 points) impact of the achievements from the point of view of theory, technologies, and/or applications
  6. (10 points) quantity and quality of the outcomes
  7. (10 points) length of service to the Section
  8. (10 points) participation in international IEEE programs and challenges
  9. (10 points) receiving national/international recognition as IEEE Tunisia Section participants
  10. (10 points) leading the organization of an IEEE Conference/Congress


One award will be given per year. The award will be announced and presented at a section meeting.

!! No award will be given if a qualified candidate is not identified. !!

For further information, don’t hesitate to get in touch with the awards committee <link>.

Past Recipients:

  • 2023: Ala Chalghaf, for his unwavering dedication to IEEE and its community through his Leadership and for delivering excellent services to IEEE member
  • 2022: Mohamed Ali Zormati, for his outstanding achievement.
  • 2021: Achref Selmi, for his outstanding achievement and his contribution to the Tunisia Section, IEEE IAS Tunisia Section Chapter and IEEE ENIG Student Branch members in Tunisia.
  • 2019: Nihel Ben Youssef, for her outstanding contributions, as Industry Ambassador, in bridging the gap and in enhancing relationships between industry and academia, for the benefit of IEEE members in Tunisia.
  • 2018: Khoubeyb Layouni, for his outstanding contributions to the IEEE ISSAT Student Branch members in Tunisia.
  • 2017: Abir Chermiti, for her outstanding contributions to the IEEE Women In Engineering (WIE) members in Tunisia.
  • 2016: no award