Young Structural Engineering Professional Award
Showcase your skills, achievements and how you’re driving the profession forward, and become an ambassador for the Institution.
Promoting accomplishments of young structural engineers it is an internationally recognised mark of achievement and marks you out as “one to watch” amongst the Institution’s global membership.
2018 award winner
||Closed until January 2019
||Graduate Members or above. You must also be aged 30 or under.
||The winner will receive a £1500 cash prize and two tickets to the Structural Awards 2018 ceremony. The runner-up will receive a £500 cash prize.
||Poster presentation: You may submit up to three posters in PDF format (A1 size), about a project or projects that you have been involved in. The posters should show the technical aspects of the design, and demonstrate your own input to the project. It is up to you to decide how you split up the posters – you may wish to focus more heavily on one project or equally across the three
Video recorded presentation: You are required to produce a video presentation (max. 5 minutes). Please spend approx. 3 minutes on your poster presentation and approx. 2 minutes focussed on your opinion piece
Your Curriculum Vitae (CV)
Endorsement from your employer or sponsor member: You must supply an endorsement. This must be from either your employer or a professionally registered member of the Institution (max. 300 words)
Previous award winners
2017 award winner
- William Arnold MIStructE was recognised by the Institution for his work on innovative projects like the Fubon Tower in Tapei, Taiwan (a skyscraper located in an earthquake-prone part of the world), a whiskey distillery in Scotland (featuring an innovative timber roof the size of five football pitches), and projects like the 2012 Serpentine Pavilion, on which he worked with world-famous artist, Ai Wei Wei.
- Runner-up: Brad Nichols, Associate Director, Robert Bird Group, who was commended by the judges for his problem solving and leadership abilities.