Get involved in National Water Week competitions and prizes

Ready to dip your toes into working with water? 

National Water Week is a great opportunity for kids and teens to grow their interest in water through prizes and competitions.  

From the Australian Stockholm Junior Water Prize to state-wide poster prizes, National Water Week showcases the next generation of water heroes. 

Available Competitions


Annual water science competition 

The Australian Stockholm Junior Water Prize is an annual water science competition recognising high school students aged 15-20.  

High school students are invited to create solutions for current and future water challenges. Previous winners include superstars of STEM who go on to represent Australia at the Stockholm Junior Water Prize, the prestigious international student science competition held in Sweden in August 2023.    

  • Completed project: Friday, 9 December 2022  

The winner will be announced at Ozwater’23. This prestigious prize is proudly supported by Xylem. 


Enter the competition


Join our #NationalWaterWeek Social Media Competition and share your water story with us! We want to hear about what water means to you - whether in your daily life, community or work.

To enter the competition, share an image, video or artwork and tell us about your water story. Make sure to tag AWA and use the National Water Week hashtags to be eligible to win!

First, second and third place will be awarded Gift Cards of AUD 200, AUD 100, and AUD 50 respectively.

#NationalWaterWeek #OurWaterStories

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Open to all Tasmanian primary schools and primary school-aged children, TasWater National Water Week 2022 Poster Competition encourages children to create a poster based on this year’s national theme of “Our Water Stories”.  
Students are encouraged to grab their pens, pencils, crayons and paints and share a special memory, event, or feeling about water and what it means personally to them.

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