The award is normally awarded to an individual, small team or project based in the UK that has supported the Academy's aims and work through their initiative in promoting engineering to the public.

Nominations are now open for the 2017 award!  Closing date is Monday 13 February 2017.

All nominations should be made via our online system: 

Online nominations system

If not already registered on our website, you must first register and create a profile.



Professor Danielle George MBE

Professor Danielle George has won the Rooke Award for her public promotion of engineering, including via a citizens’ engineering project encouraging school groups and individuals to build a robot to play as part of a touring orchestra.