Nomination Deadlines

International Awards
15 February 2020

Regional Awards
1 March 2020


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Cynthia Thompson
SPE Awards and Recognition Manager
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2020 Awards

View the full list of 2020 Award Recipients.

Sample Award

YMOR Award


SPE Regional Young Professional Member Outstanding Service Award

The Regional Young Professional Member Outstanding Service Award recognizes contributions and leadership to the public, the community, the Society of Petroleum Engineers, and the petroleum engineering profession within the region. This is primarily a community service award intended to encourage interests among the young professional members of the Society that are broader than the profession. No award shall be presented solely on the basis of a candidate's contribution to the Society, the profession of petroleum engineering, or the petroleum industry. 

Past Recipients


  • Must be a paid, professional member and younger than 36.
  • Must be residing in region for at least the most recent 12 months prior to award.
        Note: The region is determined by the section the nominee belongs to.
  • Must not have served as an officer or director of the SPE International Board of Directors within 12 months of award.
  • Must not be an Honorary Member.
  • Must not be a recipient of an International award equivalent.
  • Must not be a recipient of this same award in the region in the last 5 years.
  • Cannot be a resident in any US or EU sanctioned country:
    • Individuals, regardless of nationality, residing in an embargoed country
    • Individuals holding an embargoed country passport and a non-permanent visa (student, visitor, temporary or business) for any country outside the US or the EU
    • Individuals holding an embargoed country passport and a non-permanent visa (visitor, temporary, business) for the US or the EU.
  • Cannot nominate self.

To Nominate

Complete the nomination form. Please be prepared to answer the questions below.

  • Statement of the significant reason why candidate should be selected for this award: One sentence (400 character limit) summarizing the accomplishments of the candidate that meet the award criteria.
  • Describe specific examples of the candidate's work that support the award criteria: For example: industry experience, major accomplishments, publications, education, etc. These may be listed in bullet format.
  • NEW: Up to three (3) letters of recommendation may be uploaded to a nomination.

Place all content in space provided in the online form.

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