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THE 2019 EXCELLENCE IN STRUCTURAL
ENGINEERING AWARDS GALA

Apply to Awards Gala

Thank you for your interest in submitting a project to the 2019 ESE Awards Gala!  Submitting a project is easy, which is outlined in the five steps below.  Please reach out to the SEA-MW Awards and Gala Committee (gala@seamw.org) with any questions.

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PROJECT INFORMATION

Review the five step project submission process before submitting an 'Intent to Enter' application in Step 02

One Intent to Enter form needs to be filled out for each project and costs $150.00 for member firms and $300.00 for non-member firms.  Entries are limited to one entry, per firm, per category.

Construction of all projects must have been completed after January 2016.  Projects may be located both nationally and internationally, but 80% of the structural design work must have been designed by the Washington DC office of the firm.  Projects must be designed per the International Building Code (IBC) requirements.

Intent to Enter forms need to be completed by July 13, 2018.  Awards finalists will be notified by January 1, 2019.

Awards and Gala Committee

The Members of the SEA-MW Awards and Gala Commitee

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INTENT TO ENTER

One Intent to Enter needs to be filled out for each project

​Due Date - Friday, July 13, 2018

​Member Fee - $150.00
Non-Member Fee - $300.00

Application Closed

Outstanding Achievement Award

Denis McMullan Receives the 2018 Outstanding Achievement Award!

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COMPLETE PROJECT
SUBMISSION PACKAGE

A Project Submission Package will be mailed out for each project

The third step in submitting a project to the 2019 ESE Awards Gala is to fill out Project Submission Package.   ​ 

Project Submission Packages will be mailed out to firms that complete an Intent to Enter form.  One Project Submission Package will be provided for each project.    

Project Submission Packages will be mailed out at the beginning of August to addresses included in the Intent to Enter.    ​ 

Additional information on how to fill out each Project Submission Package will be provided in a document included on each USB drive included in the Project Submission Package.

Excellence in Structural Engineering

The SK&A Group receives one of the many awards given out during the night!

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SEND PROJECT SUBMISSION
PACKAGE TO ASCE

Send in your completed Project Submission Package to our ASCE Representative

The fourth step in submitting a project to the 2019 ESE Awards Gala is to send the completed Project Submission Package to Laura Champion, P.E. at ASCE.     

Once ASCE receives all Project Submission Packages, they will mail them to our Head Judge - Emily Guglielmo, P.E., S.E. - to be distributed to the rest of the judging panel.  ​ 

Projects will be judged on their overall structural engineering achievement based on the following five criteria:  ​ 

  1. Creativity of structural design 
  2. Technical innovations and their influence on design 
  3. Ingenuity of design for efficient use of material and labor 
  4. How the design solved unusual problems 
  5. Quality of execution   

Award Finalists will be notified by January 1, 2019.

Chairperson Award

Peggy Van Eeopoel receives the Chairperson Award!

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CONSIDER SPONSORING THE EVENT

Award Finalists will be notified by January 1, 2019.  In the meantime, please reach out to the SEA-MW Awards and Gala Committee with

any questions, and please consider sponsoring the event.

Sponsor

2018 Awards Gala

Gala attendees playing for one of the many raffle prizes of the evening.

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