T.C. Graham Prize to Award $20,000 for Steel Innovation

Entries are being accepted through December 31 for the T.C. Graham Prize, an inaugural global contest sponsored by the Association for Iron & Steel Technology (AIST) that encourages new ideas for innovative steel applications. The winning entrant will receive $20,000.

Any individual or group of individuals (maximum four people) may submit an entry. Entries will be judged by a panel of steel industry professionals for innovation, practical application, performance and marketability. Sustainability initiatives relative to profitability, energy intensity, safety, environmental impact and overall life-cycle assessment will also be evaluated.

For more information about the contest and entry requirements, go to