Student Poster Competition

Call for Abstracts

Graduate and Undergraduate Students are encouraged to submit abstracts to compete in a Poster Competition. The 2022 Student Poster Competition will take place on January 25, 2022, as part of NEWEA’s Annual Conference at the Boston Marriott Copley Place Hotel, Boston, MA.  Selected students should be available on January 26 to present their poster in-person and answer Q&A.

Students are asked to submit abstracts on water pollution control, water quality, hazardous waste, or other environmental engineering topics.  Cash prizes will be awarded to the best graduate and best undergraduate poster.

Additionally, NEWEA’s Innovation Council will be hosting the third annual Student Shark Tank as part of the Innovation Pavilion, taking place Tuesday, January 25, 2022.  Three students will be selected to present on their water innovation research. Graduate students who submit to the Graduate Student Poster Competition will also be considered for the Student Shark Tank.

Submit Online Below – Deadline is December 28th.  

*All participants must follow NEWEA’s COVID Policy and be fully vaccinated and wear a mask.  More information on our COVID Safety Protocols are available in our detailed guidelines.  If you have any questions or comments please contact Nick Tooker, Student Activities Committee Chair or the NEWEA Office


We are no longer accepting submittals for the poster competition.