Dear IEEE R10 Section Chairs and WIE Chairs,

It is my great pleasure and honor to announce the winners of the
2013 R10 WIE Professional/Student Volunteer Award.
R10 WIE Professional/Student Volunteer Award has been established to recognize individuals who have exhibited exemplary and substantive leadership of an extraordinary nature in implementing activities which support the visions of R10 WIE at the local, regional, national, and/or international level.

This year, the R10 WIE Committee received 4 nominations for Professional Volunteer Award, and 7 nominations for Student Volunteer Award. After careful consideration, the Committee has selected the following WIE members as the winners of 2013 IEEE R10 WIE Professional/Student Volunteer Award.

The Winner of the R10 WIE Professional Volunteer Award ->
Dr. Celia Shahnaz (Bangladesh WIE)


The Winner of the R10 WIE Student Volunteer Award ->
Ms. Rabail Raza (Pakistan WIE Forum)
Dr. Celia Shahnaz is the founder for the IEEE Bangladesh Section. She demonstrated strong leadership for promoting outstanding and innovative activities for the Bangladesh WIE. Her dedicated performances are really respectable.
Ms. Rabail Raza is a very active student for promoting various WIE activities in Pakistan WIE Forum. She takes many initiatives & her actions inspire others to learn more about WIE. She must be an outstanding role model for young female students.

Congratulations on your achievements, Dr. Celia Shahnaz and Ms. Rabail Raza!!

With warm regards,
Takako Hashimoto
R10 WIE Coordinator