Awards

2nd Annual SIM STEM Outreach Awards Program

The STEM Outreach awards provides a means for SIM to recognize chapter contributions of volunteerism and thought leadership for STEM Initiatives. There are four distinct awards to recognize contributions. The award categories are:

  • STEM Pioneer: recognizes a Chapter member whose contributions have significantly advanced local STEM initiatives over multiple years, these can include both the local chapter initiatives and those in the broader community
  • Most Inspiring Leader:  recognizes a Chapter member who has been deeply and personally involved in the local chapter’s STEM programs/initiatives and is actively involved in recruiting and mentoring STEM students
  • Chapter Award – STEM Innovation:recognizes a SIM Chapter who has sponsored a significant community outreach initiative highlighting technology innovation, STEM career opportunities, and other types of outreach. 
  • Non-Profit Chapter Partner:recognizes a non-profit partner who works closely with SIM Chapters to make a significant impact in advancing STEM Educational opportunities either locally or nationally.