The Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz International Prize for Water

  • Wang, Peng (Recipient)

Prize: Prize (research)


The Prince Sultan Bin Abdulaziz International Prize for Water (PSIPW) is a scientific prize with a focus on innovation. Established in 2002 by HRH Crown Prince Sultan Bin Abdulaziz, it rewards the efforts made by scientists, inventors and research organizations around the world which contribute to the sustainable availability of potable water and the alleviation of the escalating global problem of water scarcity.
To this end, PSIPW awards a suite of five prizes every two years, covering the entire water research landscape. In this way, PSIPW encourages research to find solutions to the various water-related challenges facing the world today.
Degree of recognitionInternational
Granting OrganisationsUnited Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs