IChemE Global Awards 2018
IChemE Awards 2018


Q: What are the judges looking for?

A: Every team award is scored using the following headings: Engineering/Professional Excellence, Evidence of Application, Societal Benefit, Process Safety and Sustainability/Environmental Impact. The specific weighting for each category is different.

Q: What is the closing date for entries?

A: The extended entry deadline for the IChemE Global Awards 2018 was 13 July 2018. We reopen for entries in Q1 2019.

Q: What does it cost to enter the IChemE Awards?

A: Submitting an entry to the IChemE Awards is free of charge.

Q: Do I need to attend the Awards ceremony to enter?

A: No.

Q: Can I vote for any of the finalists?

A: Yes, IChemE Chartered Members and Fellows can vote in two categories for the IChemE Global Awards only: Young Industrialist Award  and Young Researcher Award. The Awards are determined by the Judges (50% of marks) and online voting by eligible IChemE Members (50% of marks). Online voting takes place in October.

Q: How many awards categories can I enter?

A: See the entry forms for detailed guidance. Most entries can choose up to two Awards categories only. The Awards entry form allows you to select which categories you prefer. In some circumstances the Judges may use their discretion and place your into another category.

Q: How many entries can I or my organisation submit?

A: You can submit an unlimited number of different entries. Please remember that each entry is only allowed to enter a maximum of two Awards categories.

Q: How do I enter the Award for Outstanding Achievement in Chemical and Process Engineering category?

A: Only the winners of each individual category are eligible for the Outstanding Achievement Award. Category winners are automatically entered by the Judges.

Q: When will the finalists be announced?

A: The finalists will be announced in September 2018.

Q: Do I need to be a chemical engineer to enter?

A: No, but your entry should use chemical engineering principles and/or be applicable to the chemical and process industries.

Q: When can I submit entries?

A: The IChemE Global Awards 2019 open for entries in Q1 2019.

Q: Can I submit a joint entry with a partner organisation?

A: Yes

Q: What do I need to send with my entry form?

A: Guidance is included on the entry forms. In addition to your completed entry form, we need two things: your logo (or logos if a joint entry) and a jpeg image of your product, project, process, team, facility etc. Entrants for the Young Industrialist Award  and Young Researcher Award are also required to send a three page / 1,000 word CV.

Q: Do I need to be an IChemE Member to enter?

A: No

Q: When are the Global Awards presented?

A: The IChemE Global Awards are presented on 1 November in Manchester, UK.

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