IWA announced that nominations are now open for the 2022 edition of the IWA Awards program.
IWA is committed to recognizing the special contributions and achievements of its members and of water sector professionals generally around the world, and the invaluable contribution they all make to key innovations in water science and management. The IWA Awards program provides a platform to celebrate those who shape the direction of the sector, featuring in particular the IWA Global Water Award.
Now is the time to nominate who you think are the outstanding individuals that IWA should recognize. The IWA Awards draw attention to the broad range of excellence, leadership and innovation that IWA members and network participants bring to both our Association and the industry at large.
Nominations are open for various awards categories:
- IWA Global Water Award – the most prestigious among the IWA Awards, it recognizes an innovative leader who has made a significant contribution for a water-wise future
- IWA Gender Diversity and Water Award – celebrates contributions to progress on gender diversity and inclusion in the water sector
- IWA Young Leadership Award – is granted to an exceptional young water professional for their achievements, leadership and future potential.
Please note that nominations need to be submitted by May 6, 2022. The Awards will be presented at the upcoming IWA World Water Congress & Exhibition, to be held September 11-15, 2022, in Copenhagen.
Additionally, calls for nominations are also open for the ISME/IWA Bio Cluster Awards, which recognize the importance and impact of interdisciplinary research at the interface of microbial ecology, water & wastewater treatment and engineering sciences (deadline May 1, 2022).
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