This award is the result of merging the Distinguished Literary Contributions Furthering Public Understanding of the Profession Award and the Distinguished Literary Contributions Furthering Engineering Professionalism Award.
|2018||Dr. Guru Madhavan||For outstanding contributions in enhancing public consciousness of the engineering profession through his book, “Applied Minds: How Engineers Think”|
|2017||No recipient chosen|
|2016||John Toon||For sustained journalistic efforts to expand the public understanding and the advancement of science and technology in the United States|
|2015||Amy Bix||For outstanding journalistic effort in returning prominence to the historical significance of the Smithsonian Institute‘s engineering collection|
|2014||Allison Marsh and Lizzie Wade||For outstanding journalistic effort in returning prominence to the historical significance of the Smithsonian Institute‘s engineering collection.|
|2013||Judith Love Cohen||For a lifetime dedication to journalistic STEM education for young women.|