Post Awards

2015 Awards

Post Members: Now's your chance to recognize our outstanding post performers! We have many people donating their time and resources to make our post successful.

Requirement: Submit a short note(nomorethan250words) to Mr. Michael R. Darrow,email michael.r.darrow@usace.army.mil  by 4 December 2015 for the following award categories.

Post Award Winners will then be submitted for SAME National Level Awards.  Nominators will work with Mr. Darrow to get the nominations into the SAME required format.

Individual Awards:

OutstandingEducator-Professorofarchitecture,engineering,constructionorrelatedfieldwhoisaSAMEmemberpriortonomination.Excellenceineducating,mentoringandmotivatingstudentsinarchitecture,engineeringandrelateddisciplines,andpartneringwiththelocalSAMEPosttoallowPostmemberstomentorstudentmembers. (SAME Bliss Medal)

EngineeroftheYear-RegisteredengineerwhowasamemberofSAMEpriortonomination.Eminentandnotablecontributionsinengineering,design,orconstructioninthepastfiveyears. (SAME Goethals Medal)

PostPresident'sAward-AmemberofTheSocietyforatleasttenyears.OutstandingleadershipandaccomplishmentsinsupportoftheSocietymissionoveronesentireperiodofmembershipintheSociety. (SAME Post Service Medal)

TechnologyAdvancementMedal-Initiativeinadvancementofexistingengineeringandrelatedtechnologyforthepastthreeyears;demonstratedacceptanceandapplicationoftechnologybyusers;demonstratedcommunicationskillsintechnologyadvancement;effectiveuseofteamwork;andcostsavingsandeffectivenessofthetechnology.  (SAME Technology Advancement Medal)

AuthoroftheYear-YoungMemberauthorofanarticleinTheMilitaryEngineerorRegularmemberwithoneormorearticlespublishedinTheMilitaryEngineer. (SAME Toulmin Medal)

ArchitectoftheYear-ARegisteredArchitect.Eminentandnotablecontributioninthefieldofarchitectureinthepastfiveyears. (SAME Urbahn Medal)

Agency or Firm Awards:

Sustaining Member of the Year-SustainingMemberFirm award.Acompanymusthaveatleasttwoormore Postsustainingmembershipsineachofthepreviousfiveyears. 

  • Large Company (>2500 employees):  SAME J.W. Morris Sustaining Member Award
  • Medium Company( 101-2,499 employees: SAME Seymour S. Greenfield Sustaining Member Award

 

SmallBusinessAward-AcompanythathasatleastonePostSustainingMembershipinthepastthreeyearsandisaSmallBusinessinatleastoneNAICScategoryasofthedateofnomination. (SAME Robert B. Flowers Small Business Award)

Public Agency Award-Anyfederal,state,orlocalpublicagencythathasmaintaineditsmembershipforthreeormoreyears.Forfederalagencies,theawardisintendedforafieldorganization,nottheentireagency (SAME Public Agency Award)

Young MemberAwards (under 40 years of age):

Outstanding Young Member in Uniform:  Outstandingcontributionstoengineering,design,construction,research&development,orplanningforthepastthreeyears by a uniformed member. Demonstratedleadershipinmanagingprojectsororganizations. Receiptofawardsorotherrecognitionforprofessionalism,leadershipand/orcommunityservice.  (SAME Sverdrup Medal)

President's Young Member Award:  For engineering leadership by an outstanding young member who has been a member for least 3 years.   Outstanding contributions to engineering, design, construction, research & development, or planning for the past three years.  Demonstrated leadership in managing projects or organizations; Receipt of awards or other recognition for professionalism, leadership.(SAME Tudor Medal)

More detailed information on the SAME National Awards and the specific criteria for each award can be found at:  http://www.same.org/index.php/about-same/awards-a-recognition-programs/same-awards