Congratulations to Ioannis Ierides, who has been awarded a prestigious scholarship from the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET). The IET Postgraduate Awards are part of an awards and prizes scheme, which provides over £1,000,000 to celebrate excellence and innovation in the sector and encourage the next generation of engineers and technicians. Ioannis was awarded an IET Postgraduate Award in recognition of his outstanding engineering research in high-dielectric constant organics for high efficiency photovaltics. The awards are designed to promote excellence in engineering research. They provide support for high-quality engineers and encourage them to develop successful academic research careers. They are made on a competitive basis and are assessed by the IET Postgraduate and Travel Awards Panel. Ioannis will be presented with his award at the IET Achievement Awards Ceremony on Thursday 24 October 2019 at Savoy Place, London.