Notification for IEI YOUNG ENGINEERS AWARD 2017-2018
The Institution of Engineers (India) is a multi-disciplinary
professional body of engineers with 15 engineering disciplines and over 8,00,000
members in India and abroad. The Institution was established in 1920 and was incorporated
by Royal Charter in 1935. It has been in the forefront of engineering profession
addressing the socio-engineering problems for progress of the country. IEI functions
among professional engineers, academicians, research workers to update their professional
knowledge through continuous professional development. With its large international
linkages and a network of 120 Centres in India and 5 Overseas Chapters, the Institution
has built up wide reach and large infrastructure to meet its objectives of promoting
engineering in all aspects.
With a view to promote the pursuit of excellence
in the field of engineering, IEI has instituted ‘IEI Young Engineers Award’. The
Award consists of a Plaque and a Certificate. The purpose of the Award is to recognize
outstanding achievements/contributions made by young engineers in engineering research,
excellence in engineering technology development, technology transfer, etc. Any
engineer citizen of India not older than 35 years of age as on March 31, 2017 is
eligible for the Award.The IEI Young Engineers Award is presented to awardees for
all the 15 Engineering Divisions of the IEI during the respective National Conventions.
The awardees attending the National Convention will be provided with free accommodation
& their traveling expenses (AC-3Tier train fare by shortest route) will be reimbursed
on production of original documents.
The Application Proforma may be downloaded from
IEI website (www.ieindia.org/yngaward.aspx). Soft
copy of the filled-in application proforma should be forwarded to firstname.lastname@example.org
by March 31, 2017. Further, six copies of the duly filled application form, along
with all supporting documents, endorsed by appropriate authority should be sent
to the below mentioned address so as to reach us latest by April 10, 2017:
The Institution of Engineers (India),
8 Gokhale Road, Kolkata 700020.
The envelope containing the application should
be superscribed at the top as 'IEI Young Engineers Award 2017-18' and name of the
engineering division under which the applicant desires to be considered for the