• APPLICATIONS CLOSE 11pm WED 6 OCT 2021

    An award for the highest standard of in-depth project and accompanying formal written report produced by a Year 12 student in the QCAA general subjects Aerospace Systems or Engineering (delivered in an aviation context). The prize is a one-year Affiliate membership of the Royal Aeronautical Society for each of the five short-listed students, plus a prize of $500 for the overall winner.
  • Requirements

    Application will be by way of submission of the completed project report according to the criteria listed below. Applicants should be mindful that their original report may be required for submission to the QCAA as part of the verification process, and therefore a copy should be retained and submitted for consideration by the judges for this prize. TOPIC: choose an aviation or aerospace topic that relates to the improvements of aerospace/aviation related products and /or services that has a civil and/or military application. STYLE: a well laid out report which is properly structured to convey its purpose with proper references to graphs/diagrams/tables used throughout. Tip: a clear and concise aim should be available at the beginning of the report with detail substantiations/analysis provided in the body before concluding the outcome of the investigation/report. KNOWLEDGE OF THE TOPIC: demonstrated that a there is a high-level understanding of the topic being written. METHOD OF ANALYSIS/PROCESSING OF INFORMATION: the information being presented is in such a way that effectively delivers the content and outcome of the report to the reader in a clear and concise manner. The method to analyse and justify the reasoning used may include but not limited to data analysis, surveys, testing. PRESENTATION: the quality of the report is of high standard (e.g., aesthetically pleasing, correct grammar used, format used throughout the report is consistent).
  • Judging

    The application will be reviewed by members of the Royal Aeronautical Society. The winner will be announced at the 2021 Aerospace Industry Education Awards ceremony on Wednesday 24 November 2021.
  • This award is open to any Year 12 student enrolled in an Aerospace Gateway to Industry School and studying the QCAA general subjects Aerospace Systems or Engineering (delivered in an aviation context).
  • This award is open to any Year 12 student enrolled in an Aerospace Gateway to Industry School and studying the QCAA general subjects Aerospace Systems or Engineering (delivered in an aviation context).
  • This award is open to any Year 12 student enrolled in an Aerospace Gateway to Industry School and studying the QCAA general subjects Aerospace Systems or Engineering (delivered in an aviation context). * If more than one subject, please list.
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  • This project report should address the criteria listed on the award criteria sheet.
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