WES offers awards to celebrate those men and women who deserve recognition for their services to engineering and furthering the diversity agenda.
Nominations now open for
Amy Johnson Inspiration Award and
Men as Allies Award
The Amy Johnson Inspiration Award, honours an individual who has made a truly remarkable achievement in furthering the diversity agenda within engineering and applied sciences. Click here for more information.
The Men as Allies Award 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. Click here for more information.
The Karen Burt Memorial Award is for the best newly qualified chartered engineer.
The WES Prize is for the best young engineer.
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.
The Gillian Skinner Award recognises "behind the scenes" contributions to WES by volunteers.
The WE50 awards campaign aims to raise awareness of the skills shortage facing the industry and the huge discrepancy between the number of men vs. women currently in Engineering professions, to change perceptions and encourage young women to consider Engineering as a viable and rewarding career.
Other Awards and Grants