Official ASME Group

Power Division

The Power Division was organized in 1920, when ASME membership had grown to over 13,000 and it was decided to set up several divisions to better advance related professional activities.

Honors & Awards

Recognition of outstanding achievement in engineering is one of the major objectives of ASME. Through its programs of honors and awards, ASME recognizes outstanding contributions to the art and science of engineering.

Society Level Awards

Division Level Award (JOINT ASME/AIME)


A proposal for promotion to Fellow must be initiated by a Fellow or a member of ASME and supported by at least four additional sponsors, two of whom must be Fellows or Members of ASME. Sponsors who are not Fellows or Members of ASME must have an acceptable understanding of the Society's criteria, a thorough knowledge of the candidate's qualifications, and a sound basis for judgment. Click here to learn more about the Fellow Grade of membership.

Nominations link for processing division awards.
Unit Awards

Important Award Information For Recipients of Monetary Awards

Please note that honorariums cannot be distributed without receipt of applicable tax forms. If you are a recipient of a monetary award, you will be contacted by ASME staff regarding tax forms you will need to complete, as well as how to submit them to us.