This competition gives young engineers the chance to practice writing and presentation in preparation for a Viva or Professional Review. It'll also raise your profile, help promote your university or employer and give you the opportunity to have your paper published. Competitors can also win prize money of up to £250. Cash prizes are also awarded to winners and runners-up.
Papers on any area of engineering design, research or practice are sought.
Winners from Branch heats progress to a Scotland-wide final in May who will progress to an international final in London. The 2017 dates, so far, are as follows:
Edinburgh Deadline: 10 January 2017
Edinburgh Branch Final: 23 February 2017
Aberdeen Deadline: 13 January 2017
Aberdeen Branch Final: 23 January 2017
Scotland Final TBC
You can find full competition guidelines on the entry form which you'll also need to complete and send in with your entry.