1 March 2023

Six finalists DOSS Award 2023

Out of no less than 25 entrees the DOSS Award jury has selected six projects as nominees for the DOSS Award 2023. The winner will be announced at the online DOSS Award 2023 Final Ceremony, Monday 23 April 2023. A program of the event will be published shortly.

All 25 projects, participating in this years’ edition of the DOSS Award, are from master students who last year graduated in civil engineering at a technical university somewhere in the world. Each graduation project holds, in its own distinctive way, some of the familiar or maybe yet unknown qualities of steel for structural application.

The international expert jury has measured all projects on issues like originality and aesthetics, creativity and ingenuity, thoroughness, and context. Special attention has been paid to the perspectives, incorporated in the master thesis, for innovative and (improved) sustainable use of steel in civil structures,

The six nominees are presented here.

The full dissertations as well as short summaries of all 25 submissions for the DOSS Award 2023 are available here.


DOSS Award 2024: and the winners are...
At a well-attended online ceremony, Monday 22nd April 2024, the winners of the DOSS Award 2024 have been proclaimed. Out of 22 submissions for this year’s edition of the international prize for graduation work of master students in civil engineering at technical universities, the expert jury appointed: Adriano Silva de Carvalho (State University of Maringá, […]
DOSS Award 2024: the finals
Next Monday 22nd April the DOSS Award 2024-competition will come to a festive public close at an online ceremony, organized by the initiators Delft University of Technology (TU Delft) and the Dutch Steel Construction Institute (Bouwen met Staal). At the event the winner(s) will be proclaimed of this years’ prize for graduation-projects by master students […]
DOSS Award 2024
19 March 2024
DOSS Award 2024
The deadline for submissions to the DOSS Award 2024 has been moved to 28 March 2024. Until then, master students in civil engineering at (technical) universities worldwide can send in their projects with which they have graduated between 1 January 2023 and 31 December 2023. After closure of registration, a professional jury will study and […]
Winners DOSS Award 2023 announced
At a well attended online ceremony, last Monday 24th April, the winners of the DOSS Award 2023 have been proclaimed. Out of 25 submissions for this year’s edition of the international prize for graduation work of master students in civil engineering, the expert jury appointed Filip Wrzosek (TU Delft, Civil Engineering) first prize winner. He […]
In Dutch, this time
For an international prize like the DOSS Award, English is of course the obvious interlanguage. Considering their reading audience (mostly native Dutch), the editors of the Dutch technical magazine ‘Bouwen met Staal’ logically choose otherwise. They published an informative article – in Dutch – about the 2022-edition of the prize, including descriptions of all six […]
Two winners DOSS Award 2022
Stefan Megnet and Nils Rittich have been acclaimed winners of the Dutch Open Steel Award (DOSS Award) 2022, the international prize for outstanding graduation projects in structural engineering. Stefan Megnet has been rewarded for his graduation project at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich (ETH), faculty of Structural Engineering. He conducted a series of […]

Organized by

Logo TU Delft
Logo Bouwen met Staal