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All Engineering Award projects must be received electronically by May 1, 2017.


NCEES Engineering Award


University of Nebraska–Lincoln wins 2016 NCEES Engineering Award

Congratulations to the University of Nebraska–Lincoln Charles W. Durham School of Architectural Engineering and Construction on winning the 2016 NCEES Engineering Award grand prize. The department received the $25,000 award for its submission, 888 Boylston Street-Interdisciplinary Team Design.


About the award

The NCEES Engineering Award recognizes college engineering programs for engaging their students in collaborative projects with licensed professional engineers. It was established to promote understanding of the value of licensure and to encourage partnerships between the engineering profession and education.

Six cash awards are presented each year and can be used at the discretion of the winning engineering departments/colleges. NCEES encourages the winners to use the funds for the advancement of projects connecting professional practice and education.

  • Grand prize: $25,000
  • Five awards: $7,500 each

Submissions are being accepted for the 2017 NCEES Engineering Award. Projects must be in progress or completed by March 13, 2017. All projects must be received electronically by May 1, 2017.