Are you working on cutting edge innovations or initiatives which have the potential to make dramatic improvements to modern society?

Planet Earth is facing many challenges as our growing population requires more food and energy, and is constantly using more resources. Something must change. Ultimately, it will be engineers and scientists who solve the problems and pave the way for future generations.

Many of the E&T Innovation Award categories reflect the societal impact that engineers can make, and our hope is that these Awards will identify and promote the innovators who stand at the doorway of positive change.

Enter your innovation in the 2022 E&T Innovation Awards now. Take this opportunity to put your work forward, get the recognition you deserve and celebrate with your peers.
If you become a finalist, we will be promoting to 168,000 engineering and technology professionals through a wide variety of media from magazines and online communities, to webinars and email newsletters.

Until 13 June entries are free.

Key dates: 

Monday 4 April

Open for entries

Monday 13 June

Early-bird deadline for entries
Free entry per entry

Monday 4 July

Standard deadline for entries
£199 per entry

July / August

Judging takes place


Finalists announced

Thursday 10 November

Awards ceremony at Hilton London Bankside


2022 E&T Innovation Award categories

  1. Best Innovation in Net Zero and Sustainability
  2. Most Cutting Edge Solution in Power and Energy
  3. Most Forward-Thinking Equality, Diversity, & Inclusion (EDI) Programme in Engineering & Tech
  4. Best Innovation in Cyber Security and Information Assurance
  5. Most Innovative Solution in Digital Health and Social Care
  6. Best Application of SmartTech for a Smarter World
  7. Most Innovative Solution for Communications and I.T.
  8. Most Innovative Project for the Future of Manufacturing
  9. Best Emerging Technology of the Year
  10. Best Innovation in Intelligent Systems
  11. Most Innovative Solution in Future Mobility 
  12. Best Application of Tech for Good
  13. Most Innovative Company of the Year - NEW CATEGORY
  14. People’s Choice - Young Pioneer of the Year
  15. Chief Engineer of the Year - NEW CATEGORY
  16. Advisory Board Choice - Difference Maker of the Year