Prizes

A range of prizes are available each year to recognise your strengths and achievements.

Year one

Year one

Prize Eligibility Award Value Assessors Frequency
Sir Harold West Awards Undergraduate students in the Faculty of Engineering, with preference given to those who have been, or still are, honourable members of the Scout Movement. Academic and personal promise displayed during Level 1. £65 Head of Department Annual
Freshgate Prize Level 1 students from Sheffield and the region reading a) for the degree of MEng Metallurgy or MEng/BEng Materials Science and Engineering in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering, or b) reading for BEng/MEng degrees in the Faculty of Engineering. Preference will be given to students in category a). Academic and personal promise at Level 1. £500 each Course examiners Annual

Year two

Year two

Prize Eligibility Award Value Assessors Frequency
Sheffield Metallurgical and Engineering Association Hatfield Memorial Prize in Engineering Students completing year two of an undergraduate degree in Engineering. Best performance in the year two examinations £75 Course examiners Annual

Year three

Year three

Prize Eligibility Award Value Assessors Frequency
Sheffield Metallurgical and Engineering Association Prize in Aerospace Engineering Third year students taking the Aeromechanics elective of the MEng in Aerospace Engineering Best overall performance in the year £75 and a certificate Course examiners Annual
Mappin Medal and Premium Faculty of Engineering students who are candidates for the Level 3 Examination in the third year of a BEng course or in the fourth year of an MEng course. Greatest distinction £50 and a medal Course examiners Annual
Royal Aeronautical Society Prize Final year BEng or MEng undergraduate students reading for a degree in Aerospace Engineering. Outstanding achievement £100 and a certificate Course examiners Annual
Professor Sheila MacNeil Outstanding
Contribution Prize
All final year students on Interdisciplinary Engineering Programmes:
  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Bioengineering
  • MEng Engineering
The student who has made the most significant contribution to all scholarly activity. £250 and certificate Course examiners Annual

Year four

Year four

Prize Eligibility Award Value Assessors Frequency
Mappin Medal and Premium Faculty of Engineering students who are candidates for the Level 3 Examination in the third year of a BEng course or in the fourth year of an MEng course. Greatest distinction £100 and a medal Course examiners Annual
Royal Aeronautical Society Prize Final year BEng or MEng undergraduate students reading for a degree in Aerospace Engineering. Outstanding achievement £100 and a certificate Course examiners Annual
Professor Sheila MacNeil Outstanding Contribution Prize All final year students on Interdisciplinary Engineering Programmes:
  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Bioengineering
  • MEng Engineering
The student who has made the most significant contribution to all scholarly activity. £250 and certificate Course examiners Annual