The Raymond L. Thibault Award

The Raymond L. Thibault Excellence in Education Award is given to an STLE member who has demonstrated dedication to passionate and influential work as an educator in practical aspects of tribology and lubrication engineering which benefits the STLE community.

The award winner will be presented a plaque at the Annual Meeting of the society.

Nomination Process:

  • The nomination package should include the completed form below as well as a letter of recommendation from an STLE Member, emphasizing the candidate’s dedication and influential work, with examples and details, as an educator in practical aspects of tribology and lubrication. <Nomination Form >
  • Candidate documentation must be submitted by January 31, 2022. Selection process will be completed in February 2022 and the recipient will be notified subsequently.
  • Nomination packages should be sent to Education Department at STLE Headquarters, 840 Busse Highway, Park Ridge, IL 60068, or by email