Engineering Graduate of the Year

The Nuclear Skills Awards recognise and celebrate exceptional graduates employed in the nuclear sector.  The aim is to have award winners who are role models to inspire others to undertake a career in the nuclear industry.

Nominations Process

Nuclear employers are asked to select just one of their graduates for nomination.  Nominees do not need to be on a company graduate scheme. This award is open to all graduates who have graduated in the last two years and are employed in the nuclear sector. If you have multiple sites you are welcome to enter one graduate from each site.

Who should apply for this category?
Engineering Graduates – applications are welcome form a range of Engineering disciplines used within the nuclear fuel life cycle, these disciplines include but are not restricted to:

  •   Chemical Engineering
  •   Civil Engineering
  •   Computer Engineering
  •   Electrical Engineering
  •   Electronic Engineering
  •   Materials Science Engineering
  •   Mechanical Engineering
  •   Mining and Geological Engineering
  •   Nuclear Engineering
  •   Robotics and Software Engineering

The above information acts as a guide and is not an exhaustive list of qualifications or attributes required for the Engineering Graduate of the Year category.  If you are unsure as to whether your particular discipline falls under this category and would like further guidance, please contact who will be able to assist with your queries.

NB. Previous awards finalists cannot reapply for the Awards. Nominees can only be entered into one award category.

Please email completed nominations by 5pm Friday 25th October 2019 for shortlisting by the judging panel.

Engineering Graduate of the Year winner selection by Friday 20th December 2019

Further Information