Engineers Canada seeking nominees for its annual awards

Engineers CanadaEngineers Canada is celebrating the projects and achievements of engineers and engineering students and will be honoring them through its annual awards. Award recipients are selected by the Engineers Canada Awards Committee based on the terms of reference and selection criteria. There are nine categories.

Nominations will be accepted until Friday, January 19.

  • Gold Medal Award:
    exceptional individual achievement and distinction
  • Young Engineer Achievement Award:
    contribution in the field by an engineer 36 years of age or younger as of May 31
  • Meritorious Service Award for Professional Service:
    contribution to a professional, consulting, or technical engineering association/society in Canada
  • Meritorious Service Award for Community Service:
    voluntary contribution to a community organization/humanitarian endeavour
  • Medal for Distinction in Engineering Education:
    contribution to engineering teaching at a higher education institution in Canada
  • National Award for an Engineering Project or Achievement:
    outstanding engineering projects/achievements by an engineering team including Canadian engineers
  • Award for the Support of Women in the Engineering Profession:
    outstanding support of women in the engineering profession and engineering excellence
  • Gold Medal Student Award:
    demonstrated leadership, contributions to society and volunteerism by an undergraduate engineering student
  • Award of Journalism Excellence in Engineering:
    outstanding journalistic reporting on issues relating to Canadian engineering


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