The Dr. Jenkins Research Achievement award recognizes outstanding engineering research by an individual, group, or agency.


Submit project narrative which is limited to approximately 10 pages of text and 15 graphics or PowerPoint slides.

At a minimum address the following subject areas which are used for the evaluation:

  • Project Benefits; Health, Safety, Cost effectiveness, Reliability, Efficiency, or Environmental Benefits, etc.

  • Project Technology; New or Novel, Improvement to Existing Technology, or State of the Art, etc.

  • Experimental Design and Results; Challenges, Cost, Applicability of results, etc.

  • Other; any other unique aspects of the project.



For most CWEA awards, you must apply at your Local Section level first. Direct your questions to the Local Section Awards Chair. If you need additional assistance, contact Megan Barillo at [email protected].