IOP Technician Award – nominate now
The nominations are now open for the IOP Technician Award.
Visit the awards platform to nominate yourself or a colleague. The deadline for nominations is 14 June 2019.
The IOP Technician Award recognises and celebrates the skills and experience of technicians and their contribution to physics. With the aim of raising the professional status of technicians, the award highlights the diverse role of technicians in education, research and industry.
The winner will receive a prize of £1,000, a trophy and a certificate presented at the IOP annual awards dinner.
Who is eligible?
Eligible technicians will work in a diverse range of organisations across the UK and Ireland – schools, colleges, universities, research institutions, NHS, defense or industry. They may, for example, plan and prepare teaching experiments, build and maintain infrastructure and laboratory equipment and software to support research and innovation, or install manufacturing systems or process control instrumentation.