IET Awards and Scholarships are now open for applications and nominations

IET Awards

Awards, prizes and scholarships within engineering and technology

Other IET Awards

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The IET Achievement Medals recognise senior engineers and young professionals who have made an exceptional contribution to the advancement of engineering and technology.


View their images and read about their achievements.

Maria Bates

A variety of IET scholarships and grants are available to students studying or about to commence IET accredited courses.  View undergraduate scholarship and grant winners.

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The Apprentice and Technician Awards recognise apprentices or individuals in technical support roles who have demonstrated an exceptional commitment to engineering/technology. 


View the 2017 winners and finalists.

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The IET awards a prize to the authors of the best paper published within the last two years in each of the IET's Journals. The winning papers are available via the IET Digital Library.

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Postgraduate scholarships are available to IET members in any year of a PhD or EngD research programme. View winners of IET Postgraduate scholarships.

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Twelve awards worth up to £500 each are available through the year for IET members who present a paper/poster at conferences around the world or participate in international research visits or projects


View the IET Travel Awards winners


2018 Key dates


Postgraduate Awards Applications and References:
5 April 2018

Apprentice and Technician Award Nominations:
18 May 2018, 17:00 (BST)

Achievement Medal Nominations:
18 May 2018, 17:00 (BST)

Undergraduate Grants:
Applications and References:
28 June 2018
Receipt of Transcripts:
27 July 2018

Diamond Jubilee Scholarships:
23 August 2018, 17:00 (BST)

Engineering Horizons Bursary Applications:
11 October 2018


Postgraduate Awards (if short-listed):
7 June 2018

Diamond Jubilee scholarship (if short listed for Belling or Royal Commission of 1851 Scholarships):
November 2018 (TBC)



IET Achievement Awards:
14 November 2018, 13:00 (GMT)