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Guy Bengough Award

For a paper published by the Institute on the subject of corrosion and degradation.

Verulam Medal

In recognition of distinguished contributions to ceramics including refractories.

Circular Economy

Recognising good practice and innovation towards a more circular economy.

Local Society of the Year Award

To an Affiliated Local Society with the most improved performance.

Sustainable Materials Innovation for Net-zero

For contributions made by materials, minerals and mining to the transition to a low carbon resource efficient society.

IOM3 Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Studies

Best student/apprentice on an IOM3 accredited or certified BSc/BEng/integrated MEng programme (level 6/7).

The Henry Royce Institute Award for Outstanding Contribution by a Technical Professional

In recognition of the input of an exceptional and established technical professional over a sustained period of time.

Hadfield Medal

For distinguished work to metallurgical practice, process/product development, metallurgical understanding or design engineering application of steel.

Dowding Medal and Prize (not available in 2024)

For contributions to the invention, development, design or technical operation of metallurgical plant.

Harvey Flower Titanium Prize (Retrospective)

To established researchers and materials engineers in the field of titanium.

IOM3 Awards for Excellence in Technical Learning

Best Student/Apprentice on a Level 4 or Level 5 programme.

Cook/Ablett Award (not available in 2024)

For published work in the field of metals.

Vanadium Award (Retrospective)

For the most outstanding paper in the metallurgy and technology of vanadium and its alloys.

Mann Redmayne Medal B

For the best paper published in IMM Transactions B: Applied Earth Science.

Ivor Jenkins Medal (not available in 2024)

In recognition of contributions enhancing the understanding of materials processing or component production using particulate materials.

Swinburne Medal

For outstanding contribution to the advancement and knowledge of science, engineering or technology of plastics.

Roy T Holland Award

In recognition of meritorious service in manufacture and technology within the traditional ceramics industry.

Robert Perrin Award

For outstanding and sustained commitment to Materials Science outreach.

Chapman Medal

For distinguished research in the field of biomedical materials.

Colwyn Medal (Not available in 2024)

For outstanding services to the rubber industry.

Silver Medal

For outstanding contribution in materials, minerals or mining (early career).

Billiton Gold Medal

For the best paper published in Transactions C: Mineral Processing & Extractive Metallurgy.

Frank Paine Packaging Award

For outstanding contribution to the Packaging community on a global basis.

Alan Glanvill Award

For published work of particular merit in the field of polymers.

Composite Award

For published work in the field of composites.

Bessemer Gold Medal

For outstanding services to the steel industry.

Sustainable Natural Resource Management

Celebrating projects and initiatives that exemplify the principles of responsible resource stewardship, operational excellence, and value chain sustainability.

Inclusive Practices & Social Responsibility

Recognising an organisation’s commitment to create a diverse and inclusive culture that is centred around equality.

Leslie Holliday Prize

In recognition of significant or technological contribution relating to composite materials.

Mann Redmayne Medal C

For the best paper published in IMM Transactions C: Mineral Processing & Extractive Metallurgy.

Tom Bell Surface Engineering Medal

In recognition of excellence and outstanding contribution in surface engineering.

Platinum Medal

For outstanding contribution in materials, minerals or mining.

Certificate of Outstanding Service

In recognition of achievement and commitment through an Institute's Affiliated Local Society.

Tom Colclough Medal

In recognition of contribution to microstructure, mechanical properties, fabricability or in-service performance, production or engineering in the iron and steel industry.

T B Marsden Professional Medal

For substantial services to the Institute in the UK.

John Hunt Medal (not available in 2024)

For outstanding contribution to the science and/or technology of casting and solidification of metals.

Outstanding Contribution Award for EDI

In recognition of significant contribution to and/or promotion of equity, diversity and inclusion in IOM3, and the wider materials, minerals and mining communities.

Sir Andrew Bryan Medal

For services to the Institute through an Affiliated Local Society and/or to Local Affairs Committee.

Medal for Excellence

For outstanding achievement by a group in materials, minerals or mining.

Category 4

Best student/apprentice on an IOM3 accredited or certified integrated MEng programme (level 7).

Prince Philip Award (not available in 2024)

For polymers in the service of mankind.

Frank Fitzgerald Medal & Travel Grant

To a student or early career member working in the iron and steel field who has demonstrated excellence in professional development.

Thomas Medal

In recognition of scientific or technological contribution to the production or secondary processing of any ferrous alloy.

James S Walker Award

For a student project on the subject of polymers.

Douglas Hay Medal

For the best paper published in Transactions A: Mining Technology.

IOM3 International Medal

For substantial services to the Institute internationally.

Hancock Medal

For outstanding service to the rubber industry.

Adrian Normanton Medal

For the best technical paper on the topic of steelmaking or casting.

Pfeil Award

For published work of particular merit in the field of ceramics.

Sir Colin Humphreys Education Award

Recognising excellence in enhancing students' literacy in STEM through the teaching of materials, minerals and mining in the 5-18 education sector.

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