Awards for Members of Engineers Nova Scotia

Each year, a number of Awards are presented to members of Engineers Nova Scotia, to acknowledge their accomplishments in the practice of engineering or service to the profession. These awards are summarized below.

Lieutenant Governor’s Award for Excellence in Engineering

The name of the award is in recognition of J. J. Kinley, P. Eng., the first and only Engineers Nova Scotia member to hold the title of Lieutenant Governor of the Province of Nova Scotia and the first and only professional engineer to hold the position of Lieutenant Governor of any Province of Canada.

The Terms of Reference and submission information is available  here (MS Word) and  here (pdf).

Note: Nominations are now open for the 2019 Awards. The submission deadline is January 25, 2019. 

Awards Presented at the Annual General Meeting

Nomination information for these awards is available by clicking on one of the award names below. The call for nominations is sent to members in May of each year. For a matrix of all awards criteria and selection criteria percentages, click  here.   

Note: Nominations are closed for the 2018 Awards. Awards were presented September 14th, 2018, as part of our Annual Meeting Events. 

 - F.H. Sexton Gold Medal Award here

- J.D. Fraser Service Award here
- Citizenship Award here
- Engineering Award here
- Young Engineer Award here
- Award for the Advancement of Women in Engineering here (renamed S.L. Devereaux Award for Advancement of Women in Engineering - July 2018)
- Honorary Life Membership here

A document summarizing all past award recipients is available  here.

Awards for Students

Engineers Nova Scotia Student Awards and Scholarships
- Scholarship available to Children of Engineers Nova Scotia Members - PDF format


Other Awards
Awards available through Engineers Canada
Awards available through the Faculty of Graduate Studies at Dalhousie University
Awards available through Dalhousie University Faculty of Engineering
Engineers Canada National Scholarship and Endowment Competition


A directory of all awards and their yearly winners can be found by selecting one of the award categories below: