About the competition

The CIWEM Northern Ireland branch is holding an annual new members' paper competition. Entrants are invited to contribute a paper on a general theme, which changes each year. The theme for 2022 is “working smarter for a more sustainable tomorrow”. Papers do not need to be project based as any aspect of the chosen theme can be presented and is open to the interpretation of the entrant.

A panel of three senior members will shortlist four papers for presentation and will notify all those who have submitted abstracts whether or not they have been shortlisted. The presentations and written papers will be judged at a special evening meeting of CIWEM Northern Ireland branch. This meeting is open to members and non-members to watch the judging and support the selected finalists. Presentations are 15 minutes long with 5 minutes of question time from the three judges.

If you would like to learn more about the 2022 competition or are interested in attending the evening presentations and award ceremony on 2 March 2022 please follow the links below.

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