IABSE Awards


For many years, IABSE has presented awards to individuals worthy of special recognition and to outstanding structural engineering projects around the world. These awards have usually been presented during the annual Congress in September each year.


The new IABSE awards are grouped into two main parts: the IABSE People and Papers Awards and the IABSE Projects and Technology Awards.


IABSE People and Papers Awards

IABSE Projects and Technology Awards

Best PhD Thesis Award

Early Career Prize

Honorary Membership

International Award of Merit

Member of the Year

National Group of the Year

Outstanding Scientific Paper Award

Outstanding Technical Paper Award

Person of the Year

YEP Awards

IABSE Award for Small Projects

IABSE Award for Building Structures

IABSE Award for Pedestrian and Cycle Bridges

IABSE Award for Road and Rail Bridges

IABSE Award for Infrastructure

IABSE Award for Rehabilitation

IABSE Award for Innovation in Construction

IABSE Award for International Development

IABSE Gold Star Award