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WES Prize

Women's Engineering Society Prize

The Women’s Engineering Society (WES) offers two main prizes for women engineers.

WES Prize

The WES Prize is awarded annually to the best young female engineer, who is able to inspire young people’s involvement in STEM. 

Karen Burt Award

The Karen Burt Award is awarded annually to the best newly qualified chartered engineer.  Each participating accrediting institution nominates one candidate each year.