Each year, the Polytechnic Institute Alumni Association honors alumni who have made notable contributions to the alumni association, our esteemed institution, or to the world of science and technology as a whole.
The Awards Committee of the PIAA invites nominations for the following awards:
Distinguished Alumnus/na Award
Nominees for this award must be graduates of the School of Engineering, School of Engineering, Polytechnic Institute of New York, or Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn. This award honors an alumnus/alumna who has attained outstanding leadership and accomplishments in the fields of engineering or technology, or has demonstrated notable contributions to the world of science through invention, innovation and entrepreneurship (i2e).
Nominations must be submitted by December 31 for an award nominee to be considered for the upcoming year. All submitted nominations should be accompanied by as much information as possible on:
Note: All nominations and deliberations related to these awards are highly confidential, and only the winners will be announced. As the nomination process is relatively informal, additional research will be conducted subsequent to the nomination. Only those nominees recommended by the PIAA Awards Committee and approved by the International Board of Directors will be announced.
Director of Alumni Relations
NYU Tandon School of Engineering
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Brooklyn, NY 11201
Chair of the Awards Committee
700 Columbus Ave.
New York, NY 10025