All Scholarships and awards

We recognise and reward engineering achievement wherever we can. Our awards are here to support you wherever you are in your career. 

Apprentice and EngTech awards

Eligible - World/UK
Award type

Advanced Apprenticeship Provider Award: Best Apprentice Award 

Members -UKcertificate
Advanced Apprenticeship Provider of the Year Award n/a - UKcertificate + plaque
Bryan Hildrew Apprentice of the Year AwardMembers - UKprize
EngTech of the Year AwardMembers - UKprize
EngTech Visionary of the Year AwardMembers -Worldcertificate + plaque 
Foundation Degree Grants Members - UKgrant
Scholarships and Awards for Undergraduates and ApprenticeshipsAll - UKprize
Whitworth Scholarship AwardsAll - UKscholarship
Whitworth Senior Scholarship AwardsAll - UKscholarship

Conference and training awards

Eligible -World/UK
Award type

Conference grants


Members - World

grant

Skills and CPD awards

Members - World

grant

Industry and special interest group awards

Automobile Division

Eligible - World/UK
Award type
Crompton Lanchester Medal AllBronze medal
Viscount Weir PrizeMembers - UKprize

Fluid Machinery Group

Eligible - World/UK
Award type
Donald Julius Groen PrizeAll - Worldprize 
Geoffrey Soar AwardMembers - Worldprize 

Management Group

Eligible - World/UK
Award type
Donald Julius Groen Prize All - World prize

Mechatronics, Informatics & Control Group

Eligible - 
UK/World
Award type
Donald Julius Groen PrizeAll  - Worldprize 
Joseph Bramah MedalAll - Worldprize + medal

Power Industries Division

Eligible - World/UK
Award type
Arthur Charles Main PrizeAll - Worldprize 
Edwin Walker PrizeAll - Worldprize 
Harold V Disney PrizeAll - World prize 

Powertrain Systems and Fuels Group

Eligible - World/UK
Award type

Powertrain Systems and Fuels Group Award

All - Worldprize

Pressure Systems Group

Eligible - World/UK
Award type
Donald Julius Groen PrizeAll - Worldprize

Safety & Reliability Group

Eligible - World/UK
Award type
ARRTS Conference Supported PrizeAll - World prize 
Donald Julius Groen PrizeAll - World prize 

Structural Technology and Materials Group

Eligible - World/UK
Award type
Donald Julius Groen PrizeAll - Worldprize

Thermofluids Group

Eligible - World/UK
Award type
 Donald Julius Groen PrizeAll - Worldprize

Tribology Group

Eligible - World/UK
Award type
Donald Julius Groen PrizeAll - Worldprize
Joint BGA and IMechE PrizeAll - UKprize
Tribology Gold Medal All - WorldGold medal
Tribology Silver MedalAll - UKSilver medal
Tribology Bronze Medal All - UKBronze medal

Prestige Awards

Eligible - World/UK
Award type
Alastair Graham-Bryce AwardAll - Worldprize
Award for Risk Reduction in Mechanical EngineeringAll - Worldprize
James Clayton Prize Members - Worldprize
James Watt International Gold MedalAll - WorldGold medal
Thomas Hawksley Gold Medal and George Stephenson Gold MedalMembers - WorldGold medal
Verena Winifred Holmes AwardAll - Worldprize

Undergraduate and postgraduate awards

Eligible - World/UK
Award type
Astridge Postgraduate Research ScholarshipAll - UKscholarship
Best Project CertificateAll - Worldcertificate
Best Student Certificate All - World certificate
First Year Undergraduate ScholarshipMembers - UKscholarship
Frederic Barnes Waldron Best Student AwardMembers - WorldBronze medal
James Clayton AwardMembers - UKprize
Postgraduate Masters ScholarshipsMembers - UKscholarship
Project AwardMembers - WorldBronze medal
Scholarships and Awards for Undergraduates and Apprenticeships All - UK scholarships and prizes
Undergraduate ScholarshipsAll - UKscholarship

Volunteering, group and project awards

Eligible - World/UK
Award type
Best Project CertificateAll - Worldcertificate
Community and Charity GrantMembers - Worldgrant
Group Project AwardMembers - World grant
Groups, schools and clubsAll - World grant
James Bates Grant Members - Worldgrant
Project Award Members - WorldBronze medal
Volunteering and Personal Development Award Members - Worldgrant

Young Members Awards

Eligible - World/UK
Award type
Community and Charity GrantMembers - Worldgrant
Developing Engineer of the YearMembers - Worldcertificate + plaque
IMechE Volunteer of the YearMembers - World
certificate + plaque
James Bates GrantMembers - Worldgrant 
Young Member VisionaryMembers - World
prize, plaque + certificate

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