YP Awards

The purpose of the YP Awards is to recognise, reward and promote the remarkable achievements of YPs to the consultancy engineering industry worldwide and encourage further participation of YPs in FIDIC

The FIDIC Young Professionals Forum is the group of Young Professionals of the International Federation of Consulting Engineers (FIDIC). It was formed with the intention of providing Young Professionals (YPs) with the opportunities to participate in FIDIC with their peers and to develop the next generation leaders of FIDIC and consulting engineering industry. 

As a leadership committee, the Young Professionals Forum Steering Committee (YPFSC) was formed to develop communication and networking opportunities for all Young Professionals involved in the FIDIC community. It is run by a committee of Young Professional volunteers. Through its core activities, the YPFSC helps develop and promote YPs through communication activities (including newsletters, webinars, conferences, and social media such as Facebook and LinkedIn accounts) and networking opportunities.

Eligibility

In order to be eligible for the YP Award, the candidate shall meet the following criteria:

  • Candidates shall work for a company which belongs to a FIDIC Member Association
  • Candidates shall be 40 years of age or younger. 

Evaluation Criteria

The Award Jury, composed of members of FIDIC Board, Past Presidents, and learned individuals, evaluates application documents based on the following five criteria:

  • Contributions to Consulting Engineering Industry (15%)
  • Contribution to Consulting Engineering Associations (10%)
  • Technical Achievements (25%)
  • Leadership Achievements (40%)
  • Social and Community Contributions (10%) 

Application

To receive an entry form please email to [email protected]  

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