R&D Engineer Award

The R&D Engineer Award, sponsored by Ateliere, will recognise a dynamic and innovative engineer, who represents the very best of our broadcasting profession. She is a high achiever, a problem solver and a team player. She should be an inspiration to her colleagues, the wider profession and also inspire others to follow in her footsteps.

What the judges are looking for

  • Formulation of resourceful, innovative and aesthetically appealing engineering solutions. Describe the way in which the nominee has taken a resourceful, innovative or entrepreneurial approach to solve engineering problems, developed elegant designs, and/or pursued ground-breaking research in broadcast.
  • Contribution to sustainable engineering practices. Provide details of how the nominee has considered sustainability (social, environmental and economic) in undertaking their engineering work.
  • Pioneering in the use of materials and/or approach. Describe the way in which the nominee has used materials or employed best practices or methods which are novel, innovative and creative.

Key Dates

  • Nominations Open – 5 July 2022
  • Nominations Closing Date – 18 August 2022
  • Shortlist Announced – 8 September 2022
  • Awards  Ceremony – 10 November 2022

When applying

Please note – there is no save option on the form, so we would recommend drafting your longer answers on Word/Notes and copying/pasting onto the form.

Terms and conditions can be viewed here. For any further questions, please contact Rise on claire@risewib.com 

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