BETTENDORF, IOWA (November 2, 2023) — The Quad City Engineering and Science Council (QCESC) is seeking nominations to recognize exceptional scientists, technology professionals, mathematicians, engineers, STEM educators, and volunteers in the Quad Cities Area.

The purpose of the QCESC Awards is to pay tribute and recognize Engineering and Science Professionals whose achievements and outstanding contributions have made a lasting impact on technology, society, and their profession. QCESC has been awarding outstanding professionals annually since 1966. This year, eight award categories are available for nominations.

The Awards will be announced at our Annual STEM Celebration on February 22, 2024. Details and reservations will be available on our website at a later date. The public is invited to join us at the Celebration.

More details and information on the Awards and nominating forms can be found at the website The deadline for submission is December 11, 2023. There is no cost to nominate an individual for an award.

For more information, please contact Susan Eckert, QCESC Awards Chair, at or 563-359-7105.


Our mission is to promote and support STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) professionals and associated societies, and to encourage and support students to study in a STEM field. Additional background and information about our 62+ year-old non-profit QCESC organization and our volunteerism and scholarships activities can be found at

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