NYWEA Award: 1. Kenneth Allen Memorial Award

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Application Deadline: October 1


This award is given annually for papers or presentations describing work of a research or engineering nature. This award can have multiple co-authors.

  1. The primary author or presenter must be a current member of the New York Water Environment Association.
  2. The paper and/or presentation must be of sufficient high quality to merit recognition.
  3. For a paper, the material must be published in an Association publication. The primary author must submit a manuscript for review and evaluation.
  4. Presentations given at either the Spring or Annual Conference are eligible for consideration for this award. At either the Spring or Annual Conference, the moderators of each session should consider if any of the presentations made at their session might be eligible for an award. The presentation must be evaluated based on criteria developed by the Program Committee. A copy of the presentation must be provided for review in either hard copy or electronic format and independent reviews of the presentation must be provided by the Program Committee. An evaluation sheet will be developed by the Program Committee and used by the moderators as an initial evaluation tool. The moderators must jointly make a recommendation for award to the Program Committee based on their evaluation; a copy of the evaluation forms and the presentation are to be provided to the Program Committee for consideration.