Rising Star Award - GE Awards 2019
This is for UK-based geotechnical/geoenvironmental engineers aged 30 and under (on 31 December 2018) who have shown innovative thinking, astute business acumen, made a significant contribution to a project, or demonstrated technical ability through research. Entrants must be able to clearly define their critical input to work in one or more these areas.
They will be judged on all round ability - not only academic and work-related achievements - but also their enthusiasm for geotechnical or geoenvironmental engineering.
Entries should be submitted by either the engineer or their employer and should include a commendation from either a company training officer or a relevant senior engineer and an up to date CV.
- Demonstration of geotechnical knowledge, skill and problem solving
- Passion for geotechnical/geoenvironmental engineering
- Career achievements (further study, papers published or promotions)