QUEST is ICE's flagship scholarship programme which has provided financial help to civil engineering students for the past 40 years.
2018 will also see the first awards for the new QUEST Technician Plus Scholarship which further underlines the programme's aim to reach and support professionally qualified members at all levels.
You can read first-hand how QUEST has benefited the careers of past and present scholars in our special 40th anniversary publication.
Download your free QUEST 40th anniversary publication
QUEST scholar sucesses
QUEST Undergraduate Scholarships were awarded to 75 first year university students this year – supported by leading civil engineering companies, donors and members.
QUEST awards are offered to outstanding candidates who are put through a rigorous application process and interview day in order to be successful.
The scholarship is worth up to £10,000 over the course of study with paid placements for most scholars.
QUEST Undergraduate Scholarship 2017 winners
QUEST Travel Award winners (autumn)
Members also received grants for civil engineering-related travel – many to enable them to work on charitable projects to help provide infrastructure in some of the poorest parts of the world.
Developing Productive Public Learning Spaces, Kenya – Jenny Durie
Investigation of post-earthquake repair techniques in rural Nepal – Alex Shepherd & Glen Utting
Construction and Renovation, Philippines – Christos Kyriacou
Design principles and refugee shelters, Jordan – Alice Bond & Jago Boase
Building Better Schools, Sabre Trust, Ghana – Adam White
QUEST Continuing Education Award winners
Our last group of autumn winners have received funding to improve their knowledge and skills.
The QUEST Committee and all our scholars would like to thank the huge range of companies, donors and individual members for their continued and vital support.
Individually, you can add your support by opting to make a donation to the programme with your yearly ICE subscription payment.
If your company would be interested in supporting QUEST please contact Denise or Tamara at firstname.lastname@example.org or 0207 665 2193.