Railway Engineering Student Thesis Award

The Railway Engineering Student Thesis Award is offered annually by the RTSA to the author of an outstanding final year undergraduate thesis on a topic in railway engineering.

The principal criteria that are use as part of the review process are as follows; details in the thesis; level of research and referencing; accuracy of research; applicability and validity of research; level of experimentation and/or modeling and degree of innovation.

The Award comprises; a cash prize of $2,000 or NZ$ equivalent; one complimentary CORE Conference registration plus travel and accommodation; a commemorative certificate and one year free membership of the RTSA. At its discretion the Awards Sub-committee may make up to three awards in any one year.

Nominations for the 2019 Railway Engineering Student Thesis Award are now closed.

Nominations closed on Friday 7th December 2018.

Click here for information on award winners from 2004 to present.