October 1, 2017
ASCE - Julian Hinds Award
Organization: American Society of Civil Engineers
The award is made annually to the author(s) of that paper which is judged to be the most meritorious contribution to the field of water resources development, such as multipurpose water projects for irrigation, flood control, municipal and industrial water, hydroelectric power, or any combination thereof. Can also be made to an individual for notable performance, long years of distinguished service, or specific actions that have served to advance engineering in the field of planning, development, and management of water resources. To be eligible, papers must have been published by the Society during the twelve-month period ending with June of the year preceding the year of the award. Only an individual holding any grade of membership in the American Society of Civil Engineers is eligible for the Award. In the case of papers written by more than one person, at least one author must be a member of ASCE.