Nominations Needed by May 31 for Medal of Merit Under 40

Submitted by michele.lawrie-munro on May 7 2013

The Mining Foundation of the Southwest is seeking nominations for their new Medal of Merit Under 40 by May 31, 2013.  Candidates should be an active geologist, engineer, metallurgist, environmental or reclamation specialist, mining technologist, or consultant in the mining and mineral processing industry.

The award description and other information, as well as the application form are available on their website at

Developing A Research Agenda for The Energy-Water Nexus Workshop June 10-11 Arlington, VA

Submitted by michele.lawrie-munro on May 1 2013

Please plan to attend an upcoming workshop titled "Developing A Research Agenda for The Energy-Water Nexus" sponsored by the National Science Foundation and is organized by Mike Hightower (Sandia National Laboratory/ASME), Danny Reible (UT Austin/AIChE), and Michael Webber (UT Austin/ASME).  The workshop is organized around three themes:

International Petroleum Technology Conference Paper Submission Extended to April 26th

Submitted by michele.lawrie-munro on Apr 10 2013


Dear L,

This is your last chance to submit your paper proposals for the opportunity to be part of the largest multi-society, multi-disciplinary oil and gas event in the Eastern hemisphere!

Deadline Extended to March 29 for eWeek DiscoverE Educator Awards

Submitted by michele.lawrie-munro on Mar 14 2013


Due to a technical issue with the application (some applicants have been unable to save the writeable pdf version), the DiscoverE Educator Awards deadline has been extended to March 29.



Submitted by michele.lawrie-munro on Jan 29 2013

October 21-23, 2013

Hilton Alexandria, VA


Call for Abstracts Deadline: April 15, 2013
For abstract submission instructions:

National Engineers Week Educator Award Nomination Deadline March 8

Submitted by michele.lawrie-munro on Jan 15 2013

The DiscoverE Educator Awards are shining a spotlight on the educators who are inspiring tomorrow’s innovation generation. By honoring the teachers who are hard at work in 6 to 12th grade classrooms (here in the U.S. or abroad), the engineering profession wants to show its appreciation and respect for the educators who are helping students discover engineering.  Unique to this program, engineers and engineering students are part of the nomination process. The application and additional program information is available at

2013 Engineers Week Future City Deadline Extended

Submitted by michele.lawrie-munro on Nov 1 2012


                   Due to Hurricane Sandy The Future City Competition registration deadline has been extended to Friday, November 9, 2012.  To register, please visit:


German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) Internship Programs Application Deadlines November 25, 2012 and January 31, 2013

Submitted by michele.lawrie-munro on Oct 23 2012


The German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) is pleased to announce that for summer 2013 we will again offer three internship programs: RISE (Research Internships in Science and Engineering), RISE professional and RISE worldwide. RISE has established itself as an outstanding opportunity to combine serious research with a rewarding study-abroad experience. All three programs are targeted to students from the fields of engineering, physics, chemistry, biology, earth sciences (geology) and related disciplines.


IEEE-USA Online Engineering Video Contest for College Students - Deadline January 18, 2013

Submitted by michele.lawrie-munro on Oct 17 2012

AIME's sister society, IEEE-USA, is challenging U.S.. college students to create YouTube videos that reinforce for the 11-to-13-year-old "tween" audience "How Engineers Make a World of Difference." The organization is striving to tap the enthusiasm of  U.S. college students to spark younger students' creativity and ingenuity, and to encourage tweeners' interest in learning about engineering. IEEE-USA also seeks to expand broader public understanding of engineering through the dissemination of these videos in its sixth-annual online video scholarship competition.


Future City Competition Registration Deadline End October

Submitted by michele.lawrie-munro on Oct 17 2012


Register today or learn more about the Future City Competition at  The registration deadline is October 31, 2012.


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