Articles from The Royal Academy of Engineering

Engineering X gives £1m in grants to boost quality of engineering education in 14 countries

Engineering X gives £1 million worth of grants to projects across 14 countries to boost quality of engineering education and training Engineering X – an international collaboration founded by the Royal Academy of Engineering and Lloyd’s Register Foundation – has awarded grants of up to £50,000 each to 21 projects in 14 different countries across Africa, Asia, the Middle East and South America to support the delivery of skills and education programmes. The projects will help develop domestic engineering capability and ensure that critical infrastructure can be built, operated and maintained safely without an over-reliance on multinational organisations and temporary, expatriate labour.

Academy sets target to elect half of all new Fellows from groups underrepresented in the Fellowship

The Academy has launched a campaign aimed at delivering a Fellowship that is Fit for the Future by the time it celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2026. This is defined as a Fellowship that embodies the full breadth and diversity of engineering excellence. To achieve this ambition, the Academy is seeking to elect more outstanding candidates who:

Engineering engagement in a new world: Academy calls for innovative projects to inspire the public

As the UK emerges from lockdown, the Royal Academy of Engineering (@RAEngNews) is offering funding of between £3,000 and £30,000 to organisations with bright ideas for creative projects that engage the public with engineers and engineering under its Ingenious Public Engagement awards scheme.

UK Research & Development Roadmap published

The Royal Academy of Engineering welcomes today’s publication of the UK Research and Development Roadmap of investment up to 2027, outlining a long-term plan to support an economic recovery founded on research and innovation.

UK recovery at risk unless R&D investment is protected, says Academy

Research and development in UK companies is at immediate risk as we come out of lockdown and requires urgent government intervention to adapt to the economic conditions after the COVID19 pandemic, according to a report published today (22 Jun) by the Royal Academy of Engineering (@RAEngNews), based on research with 25 R&D-intensive businesses.