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Individual Merit Awards


Individual civil engineering achievement within the State of Wisconsin is recognized annually by awarding the “Individual Merit Award.” This award is given annually to individual Wisconsin Section ASCE members for achievement/service on a particular project or a particular accomplishment.

Four awards may be made annually. They shall be made in the following categories:

  • Engineer in Education
  • Engineer in Consulting Practice
  • Engineer in Government Service
  • Engineer in Private Industry
Basis for the awards shall be “for individual achievement/service on a particular project, or for a particular accomplishment that demonstrates excellence in engineering skills and service to the profession.” The achievement or service shall be for a definite contribution to civil engineering in either teaching, research, planning, design, onstruction, or management; this contribution being made in the form of papers or other written presentations, or through notable performance, service, or specific actions which have served to advance the art, science or technology of civil engineering.
To submit a nomination, complete the Individual Merit Awards nomination form and submit via email to the Section Secretary by June 1.