Thomas Hawksley Gold Medal and George Stephenson Gold Medal

Awards for the best original papers published by the Institution during the past 12 months.


  • Open to all Institution Members and non-members, worldwide.

Award conditions

  • Nominations are considered by the Trustee Board Awards Committee in May.
  • Successful recipients are notified by the Chair of the Trustee Board Awards Committee at the end of June.

Applications process

Closing date: 31 March 2021.

  • Self nomination and third party nominations are permitted.
  • Submit the completed application form and any other supporting documents to:

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

Value of award

  • A certificate will be presented to all authors.

Award winners

George Stephenson Gold Medal

Thomas Hawksley Gold Medal

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