b'IET Futures Fund|3ForewordThe vital necessity of skilled engineers, bursaries awarded since 2013. I am proud to say now and in the future, came into sharp focus we will achieve this by October 2021. in 2020. Secondly, thanks to the 1.45 million received in Thanks to the steadfast support of our fundingdonations to the Futures Fund programmes since partners we were able to continue our work toJuly 2018, we are well on the way to realise our inspire future engineers.match-funding target of 2 million.We adapted our innovative STEM educationThe IET is first and foremost a membership programmes so that children at home and inorganisation and the support individual members schools around the world could still exploregive is heartening. Whether it is a personal engineering. Our support for engineeringdonation or an introduction to a company your students and apprentices has increased at asupport is warmly appreciated.time of great uncertainty and economic hardship. Thank you to all our donors for supporting the Futures Fund.Graduates from our scholarship and bursary programmes are showing their commitment to the profession and many are already paying it forward through voluntary activities.October 2020 marked the start of our 150thProfessor Bob Cryan CBE DL CCMI anniversary year. We set ourselves two goals. CMgr FREng FIETFirst was to reach 1,500 scholarships andIET Development Steering Group Chair'