The Quad City Engineering & Science Council is seeking nominations for STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) professionals to be recognized at their annual banquet in February.
At the banquet, the QCESC will pay tribute and recognize engineering and science professionals and educators whose exceptional achievements and outstanding contributions have made a lasting impact on technology, society, and their profession. This includes helping to promote and raise the awareness of STEM education and careers in our local communities including in our schools.
This recognition is in the form of several awards for selected engineers, scientists, and teachers:
- Junior Engineer of the Year (< 36 years old on 12/31/17)
- Junior Scientist of the Year (< 36 years old on 12/31/17)
- Senior Engineer of the Year (36 years or older on 12/31/17)
- Senior Scientist of the Year (36 years or older on 12/31/17)
- Lifetime Achievement Award
- STEM Teacher of the Year
Nomination applications are available online at www.qcesc.org/awards/www.qcesc.org/awards/. The deadline for submitting nominations is Feb. 4, 2018. For more information, contact Dan D’Alessandro, QCESC awards chair, at firstname.lastname@example.org or (319) 404-5993.
About the QCESC
The Quad City Engineering and Science Council (QCESC) is a non-profit, umbrella organization representing 20 engineering, science and technical societies in the Quad-City area with approximately 3,000 associated professional members. Its mission is to promote and support engineering, science, and technical professionals and associated societies in the Quad-City region and to encourage and support students to study in STEM-related fields.