Kenneth Harris James Prize

Awarded for the best paper on an aerospace subject published by the Institution in the previous year or for a contribution or for achievement in that field.


  • Open to members and non-members, worldwide.

Value of Award

  • Certificate.

Application process

Closing date: 31 May 2024.

Nominations can be made either by the IMechE Aerospace Division or by an individual or team (self-nomination), explaining how this person/team have made an outstanding contribution to aerospace engineering. Typically, the contribution would be documented in the form of an excellent paper published in a reputable journal in the previous year (e.g., Proc. IMechE Part G or comparable journals), other forms of contribution and achievement will be considered. The citation should be no more than 300 words.

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