Armourers and Brasiers’ academic achievement awards are now open for entries


Applications are being invited for the 2018 Armourers and Brasiers’ Annual Awards held in partnership with The Welding Institute. Cash prizes of £1000, £750 and £500 are being offered to the winners to recognise outstanding individual achievements in engineering.

The City of London Livery Company, dating back to 1322, supports education and research into materials science and metallurgy through its annual award schemes. Through the Armourers and Brasiers Gauntlet Trust, the company is offering prizes for outstanding PhD, BEng/BSc and MSc students and STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) Ambassador of the Year.

To enter, applicants must submit a short report that highlights their achievements and contributions, along with an endorsement from their employer or academic supervisor that explains their role and the impact their contribution has made. Application forms can be found on The Welding Institute website.

If you think you, or someone you know, is eligible for one of these awards, applications should be emailed to or posted to TWI Awards, Professional Affairs Group, TWI Ltd, Granta Park, Cambridge CB21 6AL.

The closing date for entries is Saturday 31st March 2018. Winners will be invited to receive their awards at the TWI Annual Dinner at Kings College, Cambridge on the 3rd July 2018.

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