Submissions Center

PCI conducts several programs and competitions, as well as publishes three periodicals each year. The Submission Center Provides you with information, deadlines, and links to applications, and submission sites for all of these.

PCI Periodicals

Ascent Magazine

Reach over 35,000 architects, owners, developers, contractors, etc. in the buildings industry. Click here to learn more about Ascent magazine

Aspire Magazine

Reach over 26,000 transportation officials and stakeholders, engineers, consultants, contractors, etc. in the transportation industry. Click here to learn more about Aspire magazine

PCI Journal

Reach thousands of engineers, researchers, academics, consultants, etc. in the precast/prestressed concrete industry. Click here to learn more about PCI Journal.

PCI Student Programs

Student Engineering Competition

Student Architectural Competition

PCI Design Awards

Norman L. Scott Professional Engineer Award

In 2013, Norm Scott passed away unexpectedly.  He was an icon of the precast/prestressed concrete industry. To honor his legacy, PCI has established the Norman L. Scott Professional Engineer Award.  The award will be presented at the 2018 PCI Convention and National Bridge Conference. 

PCI Sidney Freedman Craftsmanship Award

The Sidney Freedman Craftsmanship Awards focus on issues such as forming, overcoming obstacles to production, finishing, and quality of individual architectural precast/prestressed units and GFRC rather than architectural design.

PCI Call for Papers (for the PCI Convention and National Bridge Conference)

Fellows of PCI Nominations

PCI Medal of Honor Award

  •  The PCI Medal of Honor award will be presented during the 2018 PCI Convention and National Bridge Conference. 
  • Submit your nomination in letter format, with appropriate biographical and supporting information attached. Endorsements from others supporting the nomination are encouraged.
  • Nominations should be sent to PCI Headquarters, Attn: President's Office, 200 W. Adams Street, Suite 2100, Chicago, IL 60606. 
  • Learn more about the PCI Medal of Honor Award

Mario J. Bertolini Leadership and Innovation Award

In 2014, Mario J. Bertolini passed away. He was an icon of the precast/prestressed concrete industry, having been president of a major precast manufacturer for many years and Chairman of PCI in 1989. To honor his legacy, PCI has established the Mario J. Bertolini Leadership and Innovation Award.