Call for Nominations
2013 award of the Canadian Institute of Marine Engineering Medal of Excellence
The National Council of the Canadian Institute of Marine Engineering seeks nominations for the inaugural award of the CIMarE Medal of Excellence.
Nominations are requested to be delivered to the CIMarE National Administrator, Ms. Lauren Solar, on or before Friday May 31, 2013. All nominations with be kept in strict confidence. Please return the attached form along with a supporting document, outlining the nominee’s qualifications and achievements (maximum 1,000 words).
The Canadian Institute of Marine Engineering Medal of Excellence recognizes an individual’s outstanding contribution to marine engineering in Canada, including technical innovation, sea-going service, substantial leadership in the industry or the teaching of marine engineering. The Medal is the hallmark of achievement in Canada’s marine engineering profession.
Award of the Medal will be made annually to a Canadian citizen or permanent resident by the National Council on the basis of nominations from Institute members and others in Canada’s marine engineering sector. Written nominations will be kept confidential and the Council will not disclose its inquiries or deliberations into making the award. The Medal of Excellence will ordinarily be presented at the annual Mari-Tech conference and exhibition.
The award of the Medal of Excellence is not restricted to members of the Institute.
All persons who may have made a meritorious, substantial and lasting contribution to marine engineering in Canada, through the operation of vessels at sea, the management and work of marine transportation enterprises and shipyards, the design of vessels, the promotion of safety of life at sea, government regulation, or the pursuit of excellence in the marine engineering field are eligible for the award. The Medal is distinct from recognition within the Institute, including Honorary Life Membership and the recently created appointment of Fellow of the Institute.
For more information, visit CIMarE award website at http://www.cimare.ca/index.php/scholars ... rds/awards, to nominate a person, use the attached form.