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Last Date To Apply: 20th August, 2022
Eligibility Criteria
How to Nominate

Introduction

Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC) established under Act of Parliament 1976, 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 at national and international levels, besides extending expert support to the Government as a Think Tank in 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 acnd Format of PEC Excellence Award

The PEC Excellence Award would be conferred in following six (06) different categories to cover all aspects of recognition towards contribution and services of notable engineers, whether local or expatriate:

Sr.No. Category
i. Life Time Achievement
ii. Academia and Research
iii. Technology and Process Development
iv. Innovation and Industrial Project
v. Engineering Policy and Regulations
vi. International Associates (Expatriate/ Foreigner who contributed towards national interest)

The format of the award will be a “Gold Medal with a Certificate”. Moreover, travelling and boarding/ lodging expenses of the selected nominees of PEC Excellence Award will be borne by PEC. The number of awards may vary in each category based on the decision of the Committee/ Competent Authority.

Eligibility Criteria for Nominations

The eligibility criteria for nominations is given below:

  • 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) & (vii), 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 (accessible at website www.pecaward.pec.org.pk) duly completed in all respects including supporting documents should be submitted as hard copy (01 only) along-with soft copy to PEC Head Office at the following address/ email

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

Evaluation Mechanism

For this purpose, a high-level Committee has been constituted to oversee the entire process for the award, from policy formulation to evaluation of nominations. The evaluation for the Award is based on academic distinction & research, achievement or outstanding performance in Engineering, Science & Technology, inventions of national importance and distinguished/ outstanding services rendered towards economic development beyond the call of normal duty in the larger national interest.
The evaluation criteria for the assessment of the nominations have been based on well-defined parameters and scoring in-line with similar national and international awards like Civil Awards and others besides impact of the contributors in terms of social and economic indicators.

Frequency & Schedule of Award

The award will be conferred every year upon the outperforming engineers in the country as well as expatriates who have contributed to the socio-economic development of Pakistan.

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: 20th August, 2022