Awards, prizes and scholarships within engineering and technology
Other IET Awards
IET Achievement Medals
The IET Achievement Medals are awarded to individuals who have made major and distinguished contributions in the various sectors of science, engineering and technology.
The judging panel will look for outstanding and sustained excellence in one or more activities, for example, research and development, innovation, design, manufacturing, technical management, promotion of engineering and technology. The medals in the collection include:
The IET Prestige Medals:
- The Faraday Medal;
- The Mountbatten Medal;
- J J Thomson Medal for Achievment in Electronics;
- Mensforth Manufacturing Gold Medal.
The IET Achievement Medals:
- Up to six Achievement Medals are awarded for excellence in any area of engineering, technology or applied science.
How to nominate
Nominations can be made by clicking onto the online nomination form on the right hand side. As part of the nomination process you will be requested to include a brief 'curriculum vitae' (CV) of the person you are nominating. We welcome nominations for women and men from around the world. You do not need to be a Member of the IET to make a nomination or be nominated.
Please note only one nomination is required per candidate and self-nominations will not be accepted.
- If you are interested in nominating someone, please see the Candidate Criteria Guidance (PDF) document before completing the nomination form.
2014 key dates
Deadline for Achievement Medal nominations:
30 May 2014, 17:00 (BST)
The IET Achievement Awards Ceremony:
19 November 2014, 13:00 (GMT)
Submit an Achievement Medal nomination