Arthur Charles Main Award

The Arthur Charles Main Award (Serial 220) is funded from The General Fund.

Trust Conditions:

A Bequest of £10,000 under the Will of the late Mrs Olive Mary Main in memory of her late husband Arthur Charles Main, Fellow from 1954 until his death on 18 September 1973. Bequeathed as a pecuniary legacy. No conditions imposed (other than those of the General Trust of which this Fund is now a part).

Award Conditions:

A prize to be awarded for the best paper on a power industries mechanical engineering subject published by the Institution in the previous year or for a contribution or for achievement in that field.

Number of Awards: 1

Value of Awards:

One or more can be chosen up to the £1,000 budget allocation from the following 3 Prize Serials:

(N.B. No prize should be less than £100).

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