Rising Star - Engineering


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Once you have created your PDF submission and you have all items in the Items Checklist, submit your entry via the Online Entry Form. CLICK HERE.

This award champions the next generation of female engineers in Ireland who are making significant contribution to the advancement of their company or the industry as a whole.

The nominee must amassed less than 5 years of post-grad experience in their discipline, and they must have played an important role in at least 1 top-class construction project completed, or substantially completed, in the past 18 months. They can be nominated by themselves or by a third party, but please ensure you have their permission to do so.

Entry is by a 5-page A4 PDF submission; the judges ask you to address the key criteria set out below in a clear written manner, laying out any supporting material – e.g., photos, plans, graphics, videos, etc. – in a clear and understandable manner.

  • Career Summary: Provide a succinct overview of their career to date, highlighting milestones and major achievements. Showcase their evolution as a rising star in the construction industry.
  • Impact on Team: Details of how they contributed to the success of the team's performance.
  • Key Achievements: Demonstrate their achievements, what makes this individual stand out from colleagues (above and beyond the standard courses/qualifications expected at this stage of their career) and how have they added value to the business.
  • Sample Project: Highlight at least one project from the past 18 months in which they played an important role. Explain their role and how they added value to the project's success.
  • Supporting Testimonials: Include testimonials from senior professionals connected to the nominee , e.g., a client, head of department, or supervisor.