TAC Young Transportation Professional Award

Nominations are now closed!

This award recognizes an employee of a TAC member organization who has demonstrated outstanding accomplishments in the transportation industry, and who will be not more than 35 years old on December 31 in the year the award is made. Each winner receives a plaque and an allowance of up to $2,000 to defray the costs of attending the TAC conference where the award is presented.

Nominations may be made by any TAC member, and require a description of the nominee’s accomplishments in the following areas (up to 500 words) plus a CV:

  • Personal accomplishments including achievements in transportation practice, contributions in the workplace, ongoing professional development and education
  • Industry and professional contributions including academic research, achievements within TAC and/or other professional or technical societies
  • Leadership within the workplace, TAC and/or other professional or technical societies

TAC’s council chairs review nominations and recommend a winner for approval by TAC’s Board of Directors. All nominees will be notified of results in May. There is a limit of one recipient each year, and the Board of Directors reserves the right to not approve a winner.

2018 winner, Robert Taylor of Dillon Consulting Limited