Nominators must complete a nominee submission by 31 May each year with the following:
Presented to: An individual
Scope: To recognize exceptional technical, educational, or societal contribution by a woman.
Prize: Certificate and cash Honorarium
Basis for judging: Evaluation of contribution cited and shown to have had a significant impact to the Photonics Community at large.
This is the first year we will be recognizing an individual with the Women in Photonics Excellence Award. We will provide updates on our award honoree after the inaugural presentation in 2023.