Awards

Areas of Interest:

Honoring Engineers

Project Type:

NAE Program, Contest/Award

Latest Update: December 5, 2016
The NAE dedicates more than $1 million annually to recognize leaders in engineering for their lifetime dedication to their field and their commitment to advancing the human condition and to bring better understanding of the importance of engineering and engineering education to society.
Primary Contact: Deborah Young
202.334.1266

The National Academy of Engineering salutes leaders in engineering for their lifetime dedication to their field and their commitment to advancing the human condition through great engineering achievement and/or through innovation in engineering and technology education. The NAE dedicates more than $1 million annually to recognize these leaders and to bring better understanding of the importance of engineering and engineering education to society.

Currently, the NAE presents five awards for engineering achievement and innovation - the Charles Stark Draper Prize for Engineering, the Fritz J. and Dolores H. Russ Prize, the Bernard M. Gordon Prize for Innovation in Engineering and Technology Education, the Simon Ramo Founders Award, and the Arthur M. Bueche Award.

Nominations for the 2017 Simon Ramo Founders Award, the 2017 Arthur M. Bueche Award, the 2018 Charles Stark Draper Prize for Engineering, and the 2018 Bernard M. Gordon Prize for Innovation in Engineering and Technology Education will be accepted beginning January 1, 2017. To submit a nomination, please visit www.naeawardsonline.com.

Project Status
In Progress