Guidelines and Entry Requirements
This competition is open to early career researchers and young rail professionals working on research of relevance to rail.
The individual must be a member of (or progressing towards membership of), a professional engineering institution or one of the following professional institutions: CIEHF, CILT, SaRS, PWI.
Applicants must work for or within an institution / company based primarily in the UK.
Selection criteria for this award will assess:
- Quality of work
- Novelty of work
- Impact on the rail industry (potential or realised)
Entrants will need to provide information about the technical principles of the work, show why it has the potential to make a difference and include a supporting letter from their Professor or Senior Manager.
View the full competition guidelines for more information
Download the entry form and guidelines via the links below:
RRUKA BYRA 2017 – Guidelines
791 KB pdf file
RRUKA BYRA 2017 – Entry Form
868 KB docx file
Find out more about the previous winners, their research and see how winning the award has helped them in their career in the rail industry.