SAE Awards

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About SAE Awards

Administered by the SAE Board of Directors and a distinguished selection committee of mobility engineers, faculty, and industry professionals, SAE Awards honor the very best in mobility. 

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Featured Awardees

Mehdi Ahmadian: 2024 SAE Medal of Honor

SAE International recognizes Mehdi Ahmadian, PhD as this year's Medal of Honor recipient. The award is presented annually and recognizes individuals who have dedicated their lives to supporting SAE’s mission of advancing mobility solutions for the benefit of humanity.

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Sustainable Aviation Award Winner Omer Bar-Yohay, Co-Founder & CEO, Data Blanket, was featured on the SAE Tomorrow Today podcast


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Amanda Nummy, winner of the SAE International Award for Emerging Leadership in Mobility, talks about publishing her first technical paper

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Winning the 2022 SAE International Educational Award Honoring Ralph R. Teetor was a career highlight for faculty member Trevor Elliott

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Honors & Recognition

Historical Awards

Since 1905 SAE has recognized outstanding achievements, continuously evolving within a dynamic and rapidly changing mobility industry.

Historical Awards

SAE Fellows

An exceptional professional distinction bestowed to a class of approximately 20 SAE Members each year.

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Contributor of the Year

Annual Induction ceremony and celebration recognizing SAE's most engaged volunteers.

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