LIA Nomination Forms
Please send us your completed application via email: firstname.lastname@example.org, fax: 407-380-5588 or mail to: 13501 Ingenuity Drive, Suite 128, Orlando, FL 32826
Nomination Board / Officer
The basic function of the Board is setting policy, providing oversight and providing strategic direction to the organization. Put the good of the society above your personal preference.
A Fellow of the Laser Institute of America is an individual who is widely recognized for exceptional professional contributions to both the laser community and the LIA. We are currently accepting nominations for Fellows. (Awarded at ICALEO®)
The Arthur L. Schawlow Award
The Laser Institute of America first presented the Schawlow Award in 1982 to recognize individuals who have made distinguished contributions to applications of lasers in science, industry, education and medicine. (Awarded at ICALEO)
The George M. Wilkening Award
The recipient of the George M. Wilkening Award in Laser Safety is an individual who has made outstanding contributions to laser bioeffects research, development of human exposure limits and safety standards, and to applied laser safety. The recipient does not have to be a member of LIA, but sustained service to LIA can be one of the additional contributions considered. (Awarded at ILSC®)
The R. James Rockwell, Jr. Educational Achievement Award
The recipient of the R. James Rockwell, Jr. Educational Achievement Award is an individual, organization, group, or institution of higher education that has made outstanding contributions to laser safety education. The recipient does not have to be a member of LIA, but sustained service to LIA can be one of the additional contributions considered. (Awarded at ILSC).
LIA's Leadership Award
The recipient of LIA's Leadership Award is given annually to an individual who has demonstrated outstanding leadership in an organization or a company that has significantly benefited the world laser community or has led to major global impacts in the advancement of laser science, technology, engineering or applications.