NEW CIVILS graduates can win £1,000 simply by filling in a form.
NCE 's Graduate Awards 2001 are launched this week. Entrants will be asked to comment on how industry and universities can better promote civil engineering as a career, with shortlisted candidates then given the opportunity to present their views to a panel of judges drawn from industry. The winner will receive £1,000 and a trophy, while two runners up get £500 each.
Closing date to enter is 5 February and the award's presentation is on 16 March at the NCE sponsored Construction Careers Event recruitment fair in London.
Award sponsors include the ICE, BAA, Railtrack, consultants Ove Arup, Babtie and Binnie, Black & Veatch; contractors Balfour Beatty, Bachy Soletanche and Morrison Construction; manufacturer Marshalls and leading recruitment agency Hays Montrose.