HENAAC Awards Nominations


NOMINATION PORTAL IS NOW OPEN!

NOMINATION DEADLINE  May 28, 2021

Great Minds in STEM™ (GMiS) is in its 33nd year of highlighting the nation’s best and brightest Hispanic engineers, scientists, mathematicians, technology experts and computer scientists. Through the HENAAC awards nomination process, GMiS honors and showcases role models to inspire young people to pursue careers in STEM, and to motivate professionals to continuously connect with the Hispanic community. By nominating individuals from your organization, you support GMiS in providing a pathway and vision for the next generation, of what it means to be a successful STEM professional.

This year, several categories have been collapsed to streamline our peer-reviewed process. All categories including Civil and Environmental Engineering as well as Computer Engineers and Information Technology Distinction will be reviewed within the broader award categories.

Award winners will be recognized at a variety of events during the virtual 2021 GMiS Conference, from October 11-23, 2021.

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Award Categories:

  • Executive Excellence
  • Outstanding Technical Achievement
  • Professional Achievement I & II
  • Lifetime Achievement
  • Entrepreneur
  • Most Promising Engineer or Scientist: Undergraduate Degree & Advanced Degree
  • Santiago Rodriguez Diversity & Inclusion Award
  • Community Service
  • Education Distinction