Programs & awards

Batterham Medal

Nominations have closed for the 2019 Batterham Medal for Engineering Excellence.

The Medal is an early career award for a graduate engineer who has achieved substantial peer/industry recognition for their work in the past five years.

The Awardee will have:

  • demonstrated excellence, innovation and impact in a field of engineering
  • clearly demonstrated a signature contribution to engineering in the five years prior to their nomination
  • advanced the standing of the engineering profession

The Academy administers the award on behalf of the Group of Eight Deans of Engineering and Associates.

Past winners

2018 winner: Associate Professor Madhu Bhaskaran, RMIT University

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2017 winner: Professor Nick Birbilis, Monash University

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2016 winner: Associate Professor Andrew Fleming, University of Newcastle

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2015 winner: Dr Lachlan Blackhall, Chief Technology Officer of Reposit Power

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