This prize is awarded to an inspiring engineer working in the UK, aged 18 to 35 who is able to engage and encourage young people’s involvement in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM).
She wants to attract young people into engineering and may already have some experience of doing this. She is also interested in being part of solving the challenges women face in maintaining their career in engineering.
The award winner will receive prize money of £1,000and free IET membership for one year.
Minimum engineering qualification
HNC/HND (or equivalent)
Degree level / Masters / PhD
Leadership experience: this could be leading a small team or group of individuals to achieve a goal through work, volunteering or at university.
Teamwork experience: examples of being collaborative, encouraging people to work together and working with others to achieve successful outcomes.
Professional commitment: evidence showing commitment to a medium-term project or role and a clear drive and ambition to continue developing and enhancing knowledge and skills.