The highest and most esteemed honor bestowed by IIE is the Frank and Lillian Gilbreth Industrial Engineering Award. It recognizes those who have distinguished themselves through contributions to the welfare of mankind in the field of industrial engineering. The contributions are of the highest caliber and nationally or internationally recognized.
IIE members and non-members are eligible. Members of the IIE Board of Trustees and Honors Steering Committee are ineligible.
This award is judged by the Honors Steering Committee.