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The entry deadline for the CN & NCE Inspiring Women in Construction & Engineering Awards is 19 May 2023 .

Why enter

The entries for this years Inspiring Women in Construction and Engineering Awards are now open and seek to recognise the women and teams making outstanding contributions to gender diversity within their industry.

Entries are now open  

The awards are open to entries from individuals and teams, or nominations from those who wish to highlight projects or initiatives that have helped contribute to making a construction or engineering firm a great place to work.

Successful nominations will also be invited to a half day learning and development workshop on Thursday 20 July 2023 and the winners will go on to access our mentoring scheme.

This represents a unique opportunity for women within the civil engineering and construction sector to gain recognition at a national level and have their achievements celebrated across both New Civil Engineer and Construction News. By entering you will also benefit from:

  • Positioning your company as a great place to work
  • Celebrating the industry’s achievementsand initiatives to improve diversity and inclusion in the workplace
  • Networking with other companies and individuals striving to improve employment practice and support their workforce

Take a look at the awards 2022 here.

Register now your interest to enter the 2023 CN & NCE Inspiring Women Awards by filling out the form below.

Contribution to Project

Winner: Alexis Carlyon | Royal Cornwall Hospitals NHS Trust

Highly commended: Carmen Santos | Taylor Woodrow

Contribution to Gender Diversity

Winner: Anne Nortcliffe | Canterbury Christ Church University

Highly commended: Jayne Little | Skills 4

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Excellence in Business Culture

Winner: Women’s Leadership Programme | Willmott Dixon

Highly commended: Christine Scott | Madison Berkeley

Excellence in Outreach

Winner: Zainab Adigun | Pell Frischmann

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Inspirational Leadership

Winner: Karen Mosley | HLM Architects

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Rising Star

Winner: Geetha Sathi | Arcadis

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Technical Excellence

Winner: Paula Carey | Carbon8

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On behalf of Construction News and New Civil Engineer, the winners from the awards are invited to join a mentorship programme. 

Mentors are selected from major contractors, consultants and industry figures who will contribute valuable time and effort towards coaching the winners from the awards.

To find out more information about our mentorship programme, click below: