Shah Family Innovation Prize Nominations Online 2013 - Now Closed

Honoring individuals for creativity, innovation and an entrepreneurial spirit in earthquake risk mitigation and management

With a generous gift from the Shah family, EERI annually awards the Shah Family Innovation Prize. This prize rewards younger professionals and academics for creativity, innovation and entrepreneurial spirit in the field of earthquake risk mitigation and management. A cash prize is awarded to recognize and honor one or more individuals who has/have been involved in the development of cutting-edge, innovative solutions to problems in earthquake engineering and related disciplines. The individual(s) should be in the developing or expanding stage of his or her career, with the promise of important contributions ahead. The intent of the prize is to stimulate further creativity and leadership in the earthquake risk mitigation community and EERI.

See the 2013 Shah Prize Flyer to learn more.