Technical Skills Awards

The Technical Skills Awards celebrate the contributions that Technicians and Apprentices make to physics, and recognise employers that demonstrate their commitment and contribution to scientific and engineering apprenticeship schemes. 


Technician Award

The IOP Technician Award recognises and celebrates the skills and experience of technicians and their contribution to physics.

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Apprentice Award

The IOP Apprentice Award enables the community to recognise and celebrate the skills and experiences of science and engineering apprentices and their contribution to physics.

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Apprenticeship Employer Award

The IOP Apprenticeship Employer Award enables the IOP to recognise employers that demonstrate their commitment and contribution to scientific and engineering apprenticeship schemes, and the positive outcomes their apprentices bring to the organisation.

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Honorary Fellowship

An Honorary Fellowship is the highest accolade presented by the Institute of Physics to reflect an individual’s exceptional services to physics. This includes outstanding technicians contributing to physics in secondary schools, further education and higher education, national research facilities, business and teams.

Find out more about our Honorary Fellows