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Vision Awards

The Vision Awards underpin our vision, to improve the world through engineering, by inspiring, preparing and supporting tomorrow’s engineers to respond to society’s challenges.

Our Visionaries possess talent, leadership skills, motivation and a desire to educate the next generation. Each year we celebrate our Visionaries at a prestigious awards ceremony at 1 Birdcage Walk in London. 

Our Visionaries in 2015 were:

  • Undergraduate Visionary: Stephen Myers
  • Whitworth Visionary: Lee Griffiths
  • EngTech Visionary: Natalie Baines
  • Young Member Visionary: Nabeel Younis
  • Modern Day Visionary: Jenny Smith

Bryan Hildrew Apprentice of the Year Award 2015

  • Apprentice of the Year: Daniel Swain
  • Apprentice of the Year runner-up: Scott Patterson
  • Apprentice of the Year runner-up: Sam Harris

Our 2015 Prestige Award winners:

  • 2015 James Clayton Prize: James Jonathan Hartley Dixon
  • 2015 Thomas Hawksley Gold Medal: Luis M Alves, Pedro MF Leitão and Paulo AF Martins
  • 2015 George Stephenson Gold Medal: Samuel A McDonald and Philip J Withers
  • 2015 Alastair Graham-Bryce Award: Dawn Elson and Caroline Alliston
  • 2015 Verena Winifred Holmes Award: Yassmin Abdel-Magied

Find out about all our scholarship and awards schemes and how to apply for them. For more information, email vision@imeche.org.

Undergraduate Awards sponsors

We would like to thank the following sponsors of our Undergraduate Awards:

For more information on how to sponsor the Vision Awards please contact our sponsorship team.

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