Nominations for 2018 MLAB Awards are still open!!


Each year, the Metropolitan Los Angeles Branch of ASCE presents Project and Individual Awards at its Annual Awards Dinner. These awards are selected from nominations made by the Younger Member Forum, Life Member Forum, Technical Groups, Committees, and individual members. All award winners will be forwarded to the Los Angeles Section of ASCE for consideration of an LA Section Award. Please consider nominating your favorite project or individual for an award in one of the categories listed below.  


Award nominations are now being accepted by the MLAB Awards Committee. If you know of a project or individual that is worthy of recognition please nominate them today. The awards deadline is June 15, 2018. Please click here for project awards nominations here or individual awards nomination here.



Please plan to attend the 2018 MLAB Annual Awards Dinner. 



For further information, please contact the 2018 MLAB Awards Committee Chair, Mercedes Passanisi, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. 


Award Categories



* Airports and Ports Project
* Architectural Engineering Project
* Bikeways and Trails Project
* Bridge Project
* Community Improvement Project
* Construction Project
* Energy Project
* Environmental Engineering Project
* Flood Management Project
* Geotechnical Project
* Historical Renovation Project
* Parks and Recreation Project
* Roadway and Highway Project
* Seismic Project
* Small Project
* Structural Engineering Project
* Sustainable Engineering Project
* Transportation Project
* Urban or Land Development Project
* Water Project
* Water/Wastewater Treatment Project



* Excellence in Journalism
* Lifetime Achievement Award
* Outstanding ASCE Branch Officer
* Outstanding ASCE Faculty Advisor
* Outstanding ASCE Life Member
* Outstanding ASCE Practitioner Advisor
* Outstanding ASCE Section Officer
* Outstanding Civil Engineer in Community Service
* Outstanding Civil Engineer in Legislative Activities
* Outstanding Civil Engineer in the Private Sector
* Outstanding Civil Engineer in the Public Sector
* Outstanding Civil Engineering Student
* Outstanding YMF Officer
* Outstanding Younger Civil Engineer
* Legislator of the Year

 Award Guidelines


Founded in 1852, the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) represents more than 145,000 members of the civil engineering profession worldwide and is America's oldest national engineering society. The Metropolitan Los Angeles Branch (MLAB) is dedicated to serving its more than 3,000 members locally. MLAB's membership is the largest is the country and its breadth of engineering experience is demonstrated in the many volunteers who give their time and efforts to the betterment of the profession and the society.