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Last Date To Apply: 4th December, 2020
Eligibility Criteria
How to Nominate

Introduction

Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC) being the statutory body for regulating engineering profession and quality of engineering education, is functioning as a key driving force for achieving rapid and sustainable growth in all national, economic and social fields. The Council has played a progressive role by making landmark achievements in all directions of engineering sector at national and international levels, besides extending expert support to the Government as a Think Tank in almost all sectors.
Engineers of the country have been playing enormous role in the development and progression of our homeland, especially mega projects of strategic importance making use of indigenous resources. There is need to acknowledge their contribution/ services towards socio-economic development for which PEC has announced “PEC Excellence Awards” to decorate those outstanding engineers encompassing industry, academia, R&D, policy formulation and allied aspects. This would promote and encourage engineering community for their continued role in national development on the lines of other Civil Awards.

Objective of PEC Excellence Awards

To recognize the outstanding services and worthy achievements of eminent Pakistani Engineers who have made notable impact in national interest and contributed significantly to the country’s social and economic development.

Categories

No. of Awards

1. Lifetime Achievement Award:

(10)

Lifetime Achievement award would recognize contribution of eminent Pakistani Engineers, who have worked for the betterment of engineering profession as well as society through their professional acumen over the whole of their career.

2. Academia and Research:

(03)

This award will be conferred upon the best engineers from academia and research making impact on quality of education and innovation through R&D for the betterment of the society as a whole.

3. Technology and Process Development:

(03)

This award will recognize engineers for their individual and/ or team work, who have made significant technical contributions to the advancement of technology and/ or process development adding to the economic development as well as societal benefits. Accomplishments must be supported through well-documented evidence.

4. Innovation and Industrial Project:

(03)

This award will focus on applicant’s contribution in the form of some novel idea translated into product, patent or process; otherwise taking up an industrial project making contribution as industrial problem solving, commercialization/ upgradation of a product/ technology/ process, which are significant achievements in national interest as socio-economic venture.

5. Engineering Policy and Regulations:

(03)

This award will recognize the engineers who have contributed to the policy formulation and/ or introduction of best practices in engineering profession translating into tangible returns and outcomes, catering for any or all sectors of national development.

6. International Associates:

(02)

This award is aimed at recognizing the engineers who are expatriates and foreign nationals for their notable contribution and services that added to the well-being of the society as well as the interest and development of Pakistan.

NOTE: Evaluation criteria will be followed as per category selected.

Eligibility Criteria

  • The Nominee must be an Engineer registered with PEC OR international/ equivalent professional engineering body in case of Category (vi)
  • Must have at least 15 years of professional experience (academia, industry, R&D, management etc.)
  • For Categories (i) to (v), the Nominee shall be a Pakistani national having significant contribution(s) to engineering profession
  • For Category (vi) the Nominee may be expatriate/ foreign national who contributed towards national interests of Pakistan

How to Nominate

  • Nominations shall be made through respective institution/ HEI/ professional body/ industry/ technical organization (legal entity) or group of eminent engineers satisfying the eligibility criteria.
  • The Nominating body can submit nominations for different categories.
  • A nominee may be nominated for more than one category.
  • Self-nomination will not be entertained.
  • Nomination Form duly completed in all respects including supporting documents should be submitted in hard form with ten (10) copies to PEC Head Office at the address below.

Secretary/ Registrar Ataturk Avenue (East), G-5/2, PEC Head Office, Islamabad

The scrutiny & evaluation of nominees will be carried out by PEC Excellence Award Committee as per the approved criteria and reserves the right to reject any nomination.
Last Date To Apply: 4th December, 2020