EERI Inaugural Younger Member Award Competition: Deadline for Nominations is April 15, 2018

The EERI Younger Members Committee (YMC) is now accepting applications for the inaugural Younger Member Award (YMA). The purpose of this award is to recognize a YMC member who has demonstrated exceptional engagement and contributions primarily to the YMC committee (and secondarily, to other EERI programs, committees, and projects). The awardee will be recognized during the 11th National Conference on Earthquake Engineering (11NCEE) in June and the winner will receive a registration grant for the conference. The application deadline is April 15th, 2018.Results to be announced by May 7th, 2018

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The general rules of the competition are as follows:

  • Applicant must be a current YMC member in good standing who has  participated in EERI and committee activities over the prior year(s).  
  • Applicant must not be a current and/or past YMC co-chair (in future YMA award years, applicant cannot be the YMA awardee from the prior year).  
  • Application Process and Deadline: All application materials must be completed and submitted by April 15th, 2018 here.  For additional information or questions about the YMA please email

Submit a Nomination

If you are not currently a member of YMC and would like to join the committee to participate in committee activities and be eligible for next year’s YMA award, please email