WES offers awards to celebrate those men and women who deserve recognition for their services to engineering and furthering the diversity agenda.
WES is proud to announce our 2017 Award Winners
**Nominations are now open for the 2018 Karen Burt Memorial Award**
The WES Prize is for the best young engineer.
2017 winner: Larissa Suzuki
The Amy Johnson Inspiration Award, launched in 2016, honours an individual who has made a truly remarkable achievement in furthering the diversity agenda within engineering and applied sciences.
2017 winner: Dr Alice White
The Men as Allies Award, new for 2017, seeks to celebrate a male engineer, or professional male working within the engineering, technical and applied sciences sectors, who has gone above and beyond the call of duty to support his female colleagues, and address the gender imbalance within engineering and applied sciences in general.
2017 winner: Dr Will Whittow
The Isabel Hardwich Medal is presented to WES members who have made an outstanding contribution above the call of duty to the Society over a sustained period.
2017 winners: Milada Williams and Linda Maynard
The Gillian Skinner Award recognises "behind the scenes" contributions to WES by volunteers.
2017 winners: Jo Douglas and Adriana Vargas
Other Awards and Grants