The Fresh Ideas Poster Competition Registration is now OPEN.
Registration Deadline: September 12, 2019
The Fresh Ideas Poster Competition is hosted annually at the Minnesota AWWA (MN AWWA) Annual Conference by the Young Professionals (YP) Committee. The competition is open to students and YPs.
Posters will be on display during the Vendor Exhibition on Wednesday, September 18 at the conference. Judging will take place over a 2-hour period from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., where presenters must be available at their poster to answer questions related to their project.
1st Place: $150 + trip to ACE 2020
2nd Place: $100
3rd Place: $50
- Technical Content: Awarded for application of sound engineering or scientific principles resulting in vibrant solutions.
- Benefit to the Drinking Water Industry: Awarded for poster topics that provide the most benefits to the drinking water industry.
- Research Approach: Experimental set-up and conditions should be appropriate for testing research hypotheses and should follow a logical sequence.
- Benefits and Significance: Actual benefits and widespread applications should be reported.
The top presenter will be selected to represent the Minnesota Section by competing in the national Fresh Ideas Poster Competition at ACE 2020 in Orlando, FL.
To enter the competition, submit this registration form by September 12, 2019.