Research Council Award for Innovation

Award Information

Purpose

To recognize highly distinguished individual breakthroughs in research in the field of NDE/NDT within the past five years.

Eligibility

A candidate for this award must have contributed to a breakthrough in NDE/NDT research, made within five years of the date of nomination.

Method of Selection

The Research Council Awards Committee selects up to one individual each year, provided the nominee has met the established guidelines.

*The recipient of the Research Award for Innovation will present an overview lecture on his or her breakthrough during the Research Symposium, where an honorary citation will be presented.

Form of Award

Citation - Glass Award

Materials Submitted

  • A letter of nomination, with a statement identifying the breakthrough, why it is important and what effect it has had or will likely have to the field of NDE/NDT;
  • Curriculum vitae; and,
  • Two letters of support

Award Timeline

  • Announcements are made in the: May issue of Materials Evaluation
  • Nomination deadline: 1st of September
  • The Research Council Awards Committee will notify the ASNT Board of Directors and the recipient of their selection prior to the next Research Symposium
  • The recipient will present an overview lecture on his or her breakthrough during the Research Symposium, where an honorary citation will be presented

Nomination

Nominations for the Research Council Award for Innovation shall consist of:

  • A letter of nomination, with a statement identifying the breakthrough, why it is important and what effect it has had or will likely have to the field of NDE/NDT;
  • Curriculum vitae; and,
  • Two letters of support
Nominations are now being accepted digitally, using this form.

Current Award Recipient(s)

Past Award Recipients

Download: Research Council Award for Innovation Past Recipients

HQ Contact

For additional award information, please contact:

Michelle Thomas
Awards Administration
ASNT, Inc.
1711 Arlingate Lane
PO Box 28518
Columbus, OH 43228
Phone: 614-274-6003 Ext. 223
Fax: 614-274-6899
Email: mthomas@asnt.org