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ICE David Butler Awards City Zen Competition

ICE David Butler Awards City Zen Competition

 16 Aug 2021 | views: 558 | Competitions

The Institute of Civil Engineers (ICE) are running a CityZen competition for 16-18 year olds offering an insight into the world of civil engineering and the chance to win a team cash prize along with a prize for the school.

The competition runs as a structured activity in the first half of the autumn term 2021. An ICE STEM Ambassador will support the team to completion and can be done in conjunction with a STEM club or extra-curricular activity.

ICE states that the David Butler Competition experience gives students the following:

  • Insight into a respected, exciting, and globally growing career option
  • Skills they will need for work such as teamwork, critical thinking, innovation and creative problem-solving
  • Support for the national curriculums for Geography, Maths and Design Technology
  • Recognition for their participation

The winning team will receive a cash prize of £2000 and will enable the school to have use of a wave tank for a year courtesy of JBM Trust.

Teams must be signed up by 15th September 2021, to register click on the link for the competition webpage.