Dr Alastair Graham Bryce spent his retired life dedicated to encouraging children into engineering.
As a founding member of Imagineering, Alastair not only contributed to establishing interventions that were likely to be effective in directing children towards technology and engineering, but also developed material to expand the impact on children.
This prize has been set up to award an individual or group who has made a significant contribution to the encouragement of young people towards a career in engineering. Nominations will be sought from:
Community group or activity
Teacher or school
How to apply
Closing date: 31 March 2020
Download and submit the nomination form with any supporting documents to:
IMechE Prizes and Awards Department
Bury St Edmunds
The prize of £5,000 and trophy will be awarded to an individual or split among a group.
The award is open to all Institution Members and non-members. candidates are permitted to nominate themselves.
2017 – Kathryn Bjarkvik and Jessica Rogers
2016 – Paul Stinchon.
2015 – Dawn Elson and Caroline Alliston.
Nominations are considered by the Trustee Board Awards Committee in May and recommendations for awards are forwarded to the Trustee Board for approval in June. Successful recipients are notified by the President at the end of June and invited with a guest of their choice to a celebration of their success in London in the Autumn.