|Statement of Purpose
To evaluate the eligibility of candidates for the Medal Award according to the procedures approved by the Board of Directors.
The IES Medal shall be awarded for the purpose of giving recognition to meritorious technical achievement that has conspicuously furthered the profession, art or knowledge of illuminating engineering. Accomplishments shall be in the field of engineering, design, applied illumination, optics, ophthalmology, lighting, research or education.
The committee shall be responsible for recommending to the Board of Directors no more than one candidate to receive this award per year.