Young Structural Engineering Professional Award

This internationally recognised mark of achievement sets you out as "one to watch" among the Institution's global membership.

Showcase your skills, achievements and how you’re driving the profession forward  and become an ambassador for IStructE.

Who should enter?

The award is open to all structural engineers regardless of the size of projects you have worked on. The judges have chosen criteria that highlight you as an individual and give you the opportunity to talk about all aspects of what drives your passion for being an engineer.

Stage 2:

  • Submit a poster presentation of the project you are most proud of working on and why

  • ​Invited to a judge's interview meeting - interview with a selection of judges, consisting of a short, timed presentation followed by questions from the judges

We are currently not accepting any further applications from new candidates. 

How to enter

The award is only open to candidates who submitted an entry in stage one.

Stage one finalists

We have announced this year's finalists. Meet the contestants and find out how they're driving the profession forward.

More information

Contact us.

Related resources


Meet the finalists for the Young Structural Engineering Professional Award 2021

Publish Date ‐ 15 April 2021

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Case Study

Vivi Kefala, runner-up in the Young Structural Engineering Professional Award 2019, discusses her involvement in the project.

Publish Date ‐ 2 January 2020

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Price ‐ Free


Publish Date ‐ 1 August 2018

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Price ‐ Free