James Watt International Gold Medal
This award is the premier international award of the Institution. Nominations are invited from overseas societies and eminent UK Engineers are also eligible.
The medal is awarded biennially to an eminent engineer who has attained world-wide recognition in mechanical engineering in any direction - science and research, invention, production. This prize will be awarded in 2018. Read more about the history of the award
Download and submit the nomination form and any other supporting documents by 31 March 2018 to::
IMechE Prizes and Awards Department
Bury St Edmunds
The award is open to Institution Members of all grades as well as non members.
2016's James Watt International Gold Medal winner, Ann Dowling.
2014's James Watt International Gold Medal winner, Richard Parry-Jones.
Find out who are the previous James Watt International gold medal winners.
Nominations are considered by the Trustee Board Awards Committee in May and recommendations for awards are forwarded to the Trustee Board for approval in June.
Successful recipients are notified by the President at the end of June and invited with a guest of their choice to a celebration of their success in London in the Autumn.
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