YEA Inspirational Leader Award Nomination Form

The YEA Inspirational Leader Award recognizes a Young Engineer in ASHRAE (YEA) member who has gone above and beyond to make considerable contributions to the industry and community.


  • Applicants must qualify as a YEA member, which is an Affiliate, Associate or Member of ASHRAE who is 35 years of age or younger at the start of the current Society year.
  • Applicants must have been an ASHRAE member for at least 3 full years prior to the award deadline.

Award Details

  • Deadline for nominations: May 1
  • One (1) award winner selected per year
  • Recognition: Plaque received at Plenary, transportation to the upcoming ASHRAE Winter Conference, up to 4 nights of lodging and Conference registration
  • Publication in YEA Newsletter, YEA website, and YEA Facebook page
  • Nominations can be self-submitted or submitted by a nominator
Nomination Requirements
  • Current ASHRAE Bio
  • Headshot
  • Completed Nomination Form

Nominator Information

Award Nominee Information

Nomination Form Questions

Provide a brief overview of your professional career and industry involvement as a young professional in the HVAC&R industry. (Not scored, general information)
What motivated you to be a professional in the ASHRAE/HVAC&R Industry? (Not scored, general information)
Significant Contributions - list up to three (3) contributions per topic.
From the above contributions what two (2) contributions impacted you the most personally and how? (Up to 5 points)
What are your future aspirations within the following categories, list one (1) per category: