AWARDS & HONORS - OVERVIEW
The American Society of Civil Engineers Wisconsin Section annually invites nominations for awards that recognize our individuals, students, and Wisconsin projects for their achievement in various areas.
Current status: We are currently accepting nominations exclusively for the Thomas Walther Distinguished Service Award through July 29, 2022.
The nominations for all other awards closed on June 1, 2022. Our Panel will review all submissions shortly, and looks forward to announcing award-recipients this summer. We will contact all individuals who submitted an award, notifying them of the result of their submission.
Wisconsin Section Awards
- Six Section awards recognize civil engineers who advance the profession either through achievement or published papers. These honors exist to award students, younger members, career professionals, projects, and journalists. The nominations window is announced in the spring and closes June 1 of each year. Nominations are currently open! Additional detail at link.
Outstanding Senior Civil Engineering Student (OSCES) Awards
are awarded to ASCE Wisconsin student members who are in their senior year. Students are nominated by their Student Chapter Faculty Advisor and award-recipients are recognized at the annual Spring Technical Conference. The window for nominations opens in January and closes February 14 each year. Additional detail at link. Not currently accepting nominations
New Life Members
- New life members are not nominated but are recognized annually as individuals who have made a lifetime commitment to ASCE and the civil engineering profession by remaining a member for the full length of their professional career. This designation is awarded to members who have reached the age of 65 years and have paid dues in any membership grade except Student Member for at least 35 years, and have had 10 years of continuous membership immediately preceding the attainment of Life Member. View our 2021 New Life Members here.
Please consider supporting your colleagues, employees, and students by making them candidates for a Wisconsin Section award!
Always review individual award rules for full details on how to nominate a deserving candidate. For questions or assistance, contact the ASCE Wisconsin Section Secretary. Full awards detail can be reviewed within the PDF guidelines for that particular award.