James Clayton Prize - Institute of Mechanical Engineers

Level of study
Doctoral research, Postgraduate research masters
Subject area
Chemical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Electronic, Electrical and Systems Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Metallurgy and Materials Engineering
EU, Overseas (Non-EU), UK
Type of Award
Deadline for applying
Closed 31/03/2023 (Note: competition closed for this year)

Award Description

Awarded to one or several Member(s) of the Institution who contributes most in that year (or over recent years) to modern engineering science - by way of research, invention, experimental work, a treatise or a paper on a modern engineering subject, originality in engineering design or by service to engineering.

Value of Award

Up to £10,000 plus certificate. Ideally the James Clayton Prize should be split up as appropriate, (i.e. £2,500 x 4 + certificates).

Eligibility Criteria

The award is open to all Institution Members of all grades. Candidates are permitted to nominate themselves.

How to Apply

Full details of the application process can be found on the Institute of Mechanical Engineer's website.


Prizes and Awards Team