The European Council on Computing in Construction (EC3) awards every two years to eligible persons the following four awards:
- The Scherer Award is awarded to an EC3 active or former officer for outstanding service to the computing community in the context of EC3.
- The Thorpe Medal is awarded to all authors of a published journal paper in the last two years for its outstanding academic contributions to computing in the context of EC3.
- The Smith Prize is awarded for outstanding contributions to computing education in the context of EC3.
- The EC3 Best Paper Award is awarded to the best paper to be presented at the upcoming EC3 conference.