Alastair Graham-Bryce Award

Dr Alastair Graham Bryce spent his retired life dedicated to encouraging children into engineering.

As a founding member of Imagineering,  Alastair not only contributed to establishing interventions that were likely to be effective in directing children towards technology and engineering, but also developed material to expand the impact on children.

This prize has been set up to award an individual or group who has made a significant contribution to the encouragement of young people towards a career in engineering. Nominations will be sought from:

  • Community group or activity
  • Teacher or school
  • Individual.

How to apply

Closing date: 31 March 2020

Download and submit the nomination form with any supporting documents to:

Karen Frost 
IMechE Prizes and Awards Department 
ASK House 
Northgate Avenue 
Bury St Edmunds 
IP32 6BB 
United Kingdom


The prize of £5,000 and trophy will be awarded to an individual or split among a group.


The award is open to all Institution Members and non-members. candidates are permitted to nominate themselves.

Previous winners

  • 2017 Kathryn Bjarkvik and Jessica Rogers
  • 2016 Paul Stinchon.
  • 2015 Dawn Elson and Caroline Alliston.
  • Nomination process

    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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