To motivate and support young researchers working in areas related to the aquatic environment, in 2008 Lion created the JSWE-LION Best Student Poster Presentation Award (the “Lion Award”), bestowed through the Japan Society on Water Environment (JSWE) in recognition of outstanding research activities.*1
In 2020, 18 students were chosen to receive the Lion Award, one of whom received the Grand Prize, by the 55th Annual Conference of the JSWE.*2
The award is bestowed in recognition of outstanding poster presentations at the JSWE’s annual conference.
Eligible persons: Undergraduate university students, technical school students, junior college students.
Selection method: Based on the votes of regular and corporate JSWE members, winning presentations are selected by the Awards Committee of the Board of Directors.
*2 The 55th Annual Conference of the Japan Society on Water Environment was held online.The Lion Award (Japan Society on Water Environment)