Accelerator RWW (Foto Jörn Wittenberg)
Hydrant mit Wasserstrahl, RWW

Mülheim Water Award 2024

The Mülheim Water Award honours practice-oriented research and development projects as well as the implementation of innovative concepts for water analysis and a secure drinking water supply.

Subject of submission for 2024:

Innovations for a sustainable, safe and secure drinking water supply

Applications for the Mülheim Water Award 2024 could be submitted from 1st December 2023 to 29th February 2024.

People or institutions from Europe and Israel can apply with innovative procedures, products, concepts and new findings with a strong focus on practical use and application within water management.

The prize to win in 2024 are 10.000€, donated in equal parts by RWW Rheinisch-Westfälische Wasserwerksgesellschaft mbH and GERSTEL GmbH & Co. KG, both companies located in Mülheim in Germany.

The Mülheim Water Award is coordinated by IWW Water Centre in Mülheim an der Ruhr.


Innovation level
and relevance




Economic efficiency