U.S. Stockholm Junior Water Prize

The Stockholm Junior Water Prize (SJWP) is the world's most prestigious youth award for a water-related science project. The prize taps into the unlimited potential of today's high school students as they seek to address current and future water challenges. The competition is open to any high school student in grades 9 through 12, and have reached 15 years of age by August 1st of the competition year. All research papers must be uploaded online no later than April 15th of each year to compete in their state's competition. All state winners will receive an all-expenses paid trip to the SJWP National Competition on the 3rd weekend of June at the University of North Carolina, Charlotte. The national winner will receive $10,000 and an all-expenses paid trip to Stockholm, Sweden, to represent the United State at the SJWP International Competition. The International winner will receive an additional $15,000 prize and $5,000 for their high school. For more information, or to apply, please click the link below.