The Arthur L. Williston Medal is presented for the best paper submitted in the annual competition on a subject chosen to challenge the engineering abilities of engineering students in conformance with the annual contest guidelines.
A contestant must be an ASME Student Member or Member who received a baccalaureate degree not more than two years before the deadline date for submission of papers.
2012 Topic: How does the Natural Disaster in Japan Affect the Future of Power Generation?
Papers should be submitted by February 7, 2012.
The Williston Award recipient will receive a $1,000 honorarium, a Bronze Medal, a Certificate and Travel expense supplement to attend the award presentation. Second place receives $500 honorarium and a Certificate and third place receives $250 honorarium and a Certificate. For more information please visit the Honors & Awards website. The Williston Flyer is available here.