WASH Futures 2018 Awards

Recognising the achievements of individuals and organisations active in WASH.


Details on Award submission processes and prizes coming soon!

Civil Society Innovation Award

The purpose of this award is to highlight and showcase the innovative work of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs)/Non-government Organisations (NGOs) in improving WASH service delivery and sustainability.



First prize: AUD$10,000 towards further dissemination of the innovation and/or capacity building and knowledge building activities for the CSO (e.g. conference attendance, training courses, etc.).

2 x Runner-up prizes: AUD 2,500 each. Same conditions apply as per first prize.

Submission deadline:

31 October 2017

Eligibility requirements & submission:

For further information on the Civil Society Innovation Award eligibility requirements and how to submit visit the CS WASH Fund website here.

 Poster Awards

All posters displayed during WASH Futures 2018 will be eligible for:

  • Best poster (judges vote) Prize: AU$500
  • Most popular poster (delegates vote) Prize: AU$500


Student Big Ideas Award

This award is open to all WASH topic areas and both secondary and tertiary (undergraduate and postgraduate) students are strongly encouraged to participate.

Sponsor: TBC


More information on Award prizes, submission processes and key dates will be available soon.