Awards Program - Current Call for Nominations

This section details awards that are currently open for nomination in the following categories:

2015 John Monash Medal

Nominations for the 2015 John Monash Medal are now open
 
Engineers Australia has established the John Monash Medal as an annual award to recognise outstanding contributions made by individuals towards increasing the awareness, and conservation, of Australia's engineering heritage.
 
The nominee should have, over a considerable period of time, made an outstanding contribution to Engineering Heritage in Australia, through one or more of the following:
  1. the raising of awareness of engineering heritage within the profession;
  2. the promotion of engineering heritage within the community;
  3. the recording and documentation of engineering heritage;
  4. the conservation of engineering heritage;
  5. such other contribution to engineering heritage as EHA may considers worthy of recognition.
This award is open to members and non-members of Engineers Australia.
 
For more information, please see the Engineering Heritage Australia Awards page. Nominations close Friday, 31 July 2015
 

2015 Colin Crisp Award

Nominations for the 2015 Colin Crisp Award are now open
 
The Colin Crisp Award shall be awarded for the most outstanding effort deemed by the Award Committee to have demonstrated excellence through one or more of the following activities:
  1. Conservation of an engineering work of historic or heritage significance
  2. Engineering work that facilitates or is essential to the successful conservation of an historic or heritage structure or building
  3. Recording, research, or documentation of an engineering history or heritage nature
  4. Education, or the creation of awareness in engineering history or heritage
  5. Such other endeavour related to engineering history or heritage, deemed by the Committee to be worthy.
For more information, please see the Engineering Heritage Australia Awards page. Nominations close Friday, 31 July, 2015
 

2015 Women in Biomedical Engineering Scholarship

Nominations for the 2015 Women in Biomedical Engineering Scholarship are now open
 
The recipient will receive a contribution towards attendance at a conference relevant to her discipline within 12 months of winning the scholarship. The prize will include admission to the conference, flights and accommodation (to the value of $2000).
 
Award to be delivered at a Biomedical Engineering Event. The event would be chosen based on the recipient’s region and discipline area. 
 
For more information, please see the Biomedical College Awards page. Nominations close Monday, 31 August, 2015.
 

2015 David Dewhurst Award

Nominations for the 2015 David Dewhurst Award are now open
 
The David Dewhurst Award honours Dr David Dewhurst, one of Australia's first prominent Biomedical Engineers. In 1974, he established the Institution of Biomedical Engineering (IBME), an early forerunner of the professional associations now representing biomedical engineering in Australia. For more information about David Dewhurst please click here.
 
The David Dewhurst Award is awarded annually to a member of the Biomedical engineering team who has made a significant contribution to the discipline.
 
The Award consists of a framed bronze medal and certificate and is presented at a special meeting or function of the College selected as appropriate by the Board of the College of Biomedical Engineering.
 
For more information, please see the Biomedical College Awards page. Nominations close Monday, 31 August, 2015.
 

2015 Rod McGee Medal

Nominations for the 2015 Rod McGee Medal are now open.
 

To recognise the contribution of Rod McGee to Australian public works engineering and durability, the Board of the College of Civil Engineers, Engineers Australia created the Rod McGee Medal.

The Medal recognises and encourages engineering students to engage in career opportunities in public works engineering. One award will be offered each year to undergraduate students in their final year Civil Engineering. The winner of the Rod McGee medal will receive an engraved medallion, $2000 and a certificate conferred by Engineers Australia.

For more information, please see the Civil College Board Awards page.
Nominations close Tuesday, 1 September 2015.

2015 Sir John Holland Civil Engineer of the Year Award

Nominations for the 2015 Sir John Holland Civil Engineer of the Year Award are now open.

Civil Engineers make a major contribution to our quality of life through the integral role they play in the provision of services and facilities for the general benefit of the community. They are also responsible for much of the infrastructure that impacts on our daily lives and play an important role in bringing about a more sustainable future for Australia.

The Sir John Holland Award for Civil Engineer of the Year provides a high profile focus on engineering achievement and serves as both a showcase for civil engineering and a focus for young people interested in pursuing a career in engineering.

For more information, please see the Civil College Board Awards page.
Nominations close Tuesday, 1 September 2015.

2015 W H Warren Medal

Nominations for the 2015 W H Warren Medal are now open.

The W H Warren Medal perpetuates the memory of Professor W H Warren who was the first President of the Institution of Engineers Australia. Established in 1929, this award is given annually by the Civil College of Engineers Australia for the best paper in the discipline of civil engineering. It is open to all members of Engineers Australia.

For more information, please see the Civil College Board Awards page.
Nominations close Tuesday, 1 September 2015.

2016 Railway Individual Awards

Nominations for the 2016 Railway Individual Awards are now open
 

The Railway Individual Awards are offered annually by the RTSA and it is open to applications from railway professionals and technicians who can demonstrate an overall career service to the wider railway community.

For more information, please see the RTSA Awards page. Nominations close Friday, 25 September 2015.

2016 MA Sargent Medal

Nominations for the 2016 MA Sargent Medal are now open.
 

The M A Sargent Medal is a long established and prestigious award made by the Colleges of Electrical Engineering and Information, Telecommunications and Electronic Engineering.

Eligibility criteria includes, but not limited to, a highly significant contribution, through technical innovation, to the science or practice of electrical engineering and longstanding eminence in science or the practice of electrical engineering.

For more information, please see the Electrical College Awards page. Nominations close Wednesday, 30 September 2015.

2016 National Professional Electrical Engineer of the Year

Nominations for the 2016 National Professional Electrical Engineer of the Year award are now open.
 

The National Professional Electrical Engineer of the Year award is designed to promote excellence and the profession within the community at large; and encourage young people to consider electrical engineering (especially power engineering) as a career.

This award is an annual national award for an outstanding senior electrical engineer member of the College who would be expected to be at (or near) the peak of his or her career, and a good role model for younger members of the profession.

For more information, please see the Electrical College Awards page. Nominations close Wednesday, 30 September 2015.

2015 David Robinson Award

Nominations for the 2015 David Robinson Award are now open.
 

The David Robinson Award is presented in memory of The Institution of Radio and Electronics Engineers (IREE) and in named in honour of the late Dr David Errol Robinson AM.

The award targets engineering team members at any stage of their career, and recognises significant engineering achievements during their career.

For more information, please see the ITEE Awards page. Nominations close Saturday, 31 October 2015.

2015 IREE Neville Thiele Award

Nominations for the 2015 IREE Neville Thiele Award are now open.
 

The Neville Thiele Eminence Award is the most prestigious award of the ITEE College of Engineers Australia. It is presented in memory of The Institution of Radio and Electronics Engineers (IREE) and in named in honour of the late Mr. A.N. (Neville) Thiele OAM.

The David Robinson Award is presented in memory of The Institution of Radio and Electronics Engineers (IREE) and in named in honour of the late Dr David Errol Robinson AM.

The recipient will have made significant practical and/or theoretical contributions to the art and practice of engineering in any (or several) of the following disciplines:

  • Communications Engineering;
  • Computer Systems Engineering;
  • Electronics Engineering;
  • Information Engineering; or
  • Software Engineering.

For more information, please see the ITEE Awards page. Nominations close Saturday, 31 October 2015.

 
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