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.

About SJWP

The Stockholm Junior Water Prize (SJWP) was founded in 1997 by the Stockholm International Water Institute (SIWI) to complement the Stockholm Water Prize. 

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Eligibility and Entry

Open to all high school students in grades 9-12 who have reached the age of 15 by August 1st of the competition year, and have conducted a water-science research project.

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Awards

The Stockholm Junior Water Prize competition consists of four levels: regional, state, national, and international. Awards are given at each of these levels to recognize student achievement in water-related research.

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Winning Research

Each year one project from each state of the U.S., Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands is selected to represent their state at the national competition with the hopes of becoming the U.S. National Winner.  Find a listing of U.S. State Winners, and winning research papers for U.S. National and U.S. International Winners from 1997 to the present.

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News & Social Media

Find up-to-date information, SJWP news, as well as what people have to say about the U.S. Stockholm Junior Water Prize.

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SJWP State Organizers

All the information that SJWP State Organizers need to conduct a successful competition.

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SJWP Alumni

View profiles of SJWP alumni and find out what they are doing now!

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Donations will be used to directly support students at the U.S. SJWP national competition and the international competition in Stockholm, Sweden.

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