Annual Awards and Recognition

It's time to celebrate!  The Annual Awards Dinner will take place on Tuesday October 17th. Join us as we honor our civil engineering peers.


  • Civil Engineer of the Year 2017
    M. Rizwan Baig, PE, PTP, PTOE The Port Authority of NY & NJ

  • Government Engineer of the Year 2017
    Frank Corso, Jr., PE
    NJ Turnpike Authority

  • Young Civil Engineer of the Year 2017
    Mohammad Jalayer, Ph.D.
    Rutgers University

  • Educator of the Year 2017
    Franklin Moon, Ph.D.
    Rutgers University

  • Project of the Year 2017
    Barnegat Bay Green Infrastructure Project

The ASCE Central Jersey Branch takes great pleasure in announcing its Annual Civil Engineering Awards. These awards are to recognize local members for their contributions to the Civil Engineering field. If you wish to nominate someone, please read the rules and criteria and then complete a nomination form available from the Awards Chairman (see below), or in a recent copy of the Section newsletter.

The Central Jersey Branch will accept nominations for five award categories. Any nominations should be submitted to the President of the Branch no later than September 1 of each calendar year of the award. These awards are to recognize local ASCE members and non-members for their contributions to the civil engineering profession.