The Motor Vehicles Challenge Award will be given to the best performing team in the IEEE VTS Motor Vehicles Challenge held in conjunction with the annual IEEE Vehicle Power and Propulsion Conference (VPPC).
Single annual award with multiple recipients with one topic per year. The award consists in a plaque, and a certificate, and travel reimbursement to attend the IEEE VPPC conference. All travel expenses must comply with IEEE and VTS travel policies and reimbursement procedures, and conference registration fees cannot be claimed as a travel expense. The claim for travel expenses must be submitted no later than 3 weeks after the end of the conference.
Funded by the IEEE Vehicular Technology Society operational budget. The total budget is yearly assigned by the Board of Governors of the Society. The amount of the award will be yearly assigned by the VP Motor Vehicles. Unused budget will be returned to the operational budget of the Society.
The award will be presented to the winning team during the annual IEEE VPPC conference. Alternatively, the award may be presented at the spring and fall editions of the IEEE Vehicular Technology Conference.
Any team composed of up to three IEEE Vehicular Technology Society members at the time of challenge registration.