Phoenix Branch Awards


2017 Phoenix Branch Award Nomination Information

In November the Phoenix Branch will be soliciting nominations for the following awards:

ASCE Phoenix Branch Government Civil Engineer

This award is presented annually to a distinguished civil engineer employed in the public sector, located in Gila County, Maricopa County, or Pinal County. The nominee must be an ASCE member in good standing and preferably a licensed professional engineer. Qualifications of the award nominees will be judged on the following:

  • Sustained outstanding civil engineering performance in the public sector
  • Evidence of high character and professional integrity
  • Civic and humanitarian activities
  • A minimum of 15 years in public service as a civil engineer
  • Five of the 15 years at the senior administrative level
  • Currently employed in the U.S. public sector at the time of application submittal
  • Participation in ASCE
  • Letters of recommendation

ASCE Phoenix Branch Project of the Year – Small and Large

This award is presented annually to one project with total design and construction cost under $10 million and one project with total design and construction cost equal to or greater than $10 million. Projects must be substantially completed in 2017.

Qualifications of the project award nominees will be judged on the following:

  • Engineering significance
  • Implementation of innovative engineering or construction techniques
  • Impact on quality of life or improvement of the performance of the infrastructure
  • Use of ASCE programs such as the Envision Rating System
  • Letters of recommendation

Nomination packets will be due by January 6, 2018.