Aravindhan Anbazhagan is an active volunteer of IEEE for the past 8 years. He has been actively involved in volunteering and has enabled organizing 150+ students, Young Professional & educational activities across Region 10 as a dynamic volunteer. He is the past recipient of global recognitions including, Richard E Merwin Student Leadership Scholarship (2014), Continuous Service Award (2019) for his contributions towards IEEE Computer Society, MGA Larry K Wilson – Outstanding Asia-Pacific Student Volunteer Award (2016), MGA Young Professionals Achievement Award (2019) and the EAB Meritorious Achievement Award in Pre-University Education (2018) for coaching and mentoring Pre-University students in STEM.
Apart from his role as the Editor in Chief of IEEE Young Professionals IMPACT blog, he also leads the IEEE Madras Young Professionals Affinity Group & chairs the IEEE Inspire India, an educational initiative funded by the IEEE New Initiatives Committee. Professionally, he founded an educational video channel – EduRiseGlobal supporting quality online education in different languages.