Applications are invited for The Prince Sultan Bin Abdulaziz International Prize for Water. Prize money is $266,000 for creative prize and for specialized prize. $133,000 respectively.
The Prince Sultan Bin Abdulaziz International Prize for Water (PSIPW) is an international award focusing on water-related scientific innovation and judged by leading scientists from around the world. Five prizes are bestowed every two years.
Five prizes are bestowed every two years. The Surface Water Prize coves every aspect of the study and development of surface water resources. The Groundwater Prize awards work related to all aspects of the study and development of groundwater resources. The Alternative Water Resources Prize covers desalination, wastewater treatment, and other non-traditional sources of water. The Water Management & Protection Prize addresses the use, management, and protection of water resources. There are 2 different categories for the award prizes and they are;
- Creativity Prizes
- Specialized Prizes
Who Can Apply:
Value- $266,000 (SAR 1 million)
Nominators- universities; university, departments; research institutes; companies; water organizations and agencies
Candidates- interdisciplinary research teams
Eligible Works- published research papers, published books, published software, and registered patents within the past 5 years
Value- $133,000 (SAR 1/2 million)
Nominators- self- nomination
Candidates- individual researchers, research teams
Eligible Works- published research papers, puublished books, published software and registered patents within the past 5 years.
Specialized Prizes: Each of the four specialized prizes is worth US$ 133,000.
Creativity Prizes: Worth US$ 266,000, the Creativity Prize is awarded for cutting-edge interdisciplinary scientific work that can rightly be considered a breakthrough in any water-related field.
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