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FTW in Local News

The announcement of the contest winners received coverage from the North Carolina newspaper the Herald Sun. See the bottom of the Campus News Briefs page on the Herald Sun website for the story.

Competition Winners Announced!

The first, second, and third place finalists for the 2014 Future Technologies for Water Competition were announced at the 2014 Water and Health Conference, in Chapel Hill North Carolina. In first place was Team Espresso, in second, team Planktos, and in third, team Air20. Each team gave a private presentation before the […]

Finalists Announced

The three finalists for the 2014 Future Technologies for Water Competition have been announced! Please see the Finalists page for more information.

Judges Announced

The judges for the 2014 Future Water Technologies Competition have been announced. Please visit the Judges page for more information.

All Second Round Applications Received

Application materials have now been received from all 15 semifinalists!

Semifinalists Announced

The 15 competition semifinalists have been announced. For a list of the semifinalists, please visit the Entrants page.

Competition Receives Media Coverage

The Herald Sun, a daily newspaper covering the Durham, Chapel Hill, and Research Triangle Park areas in North Carolina, published a news brief about the Future Technologies for Water Competition. The story can be found on the Herald Sun website.

Phase Two Deadline Announced

The deadline for the submission of materials relating to Phase Two of the competition has been changed to August 24, 2014. All semifinalists must submit their video presentations and complete the Phase Two application by this date. The Phase Two application form will be published to the competition website in the near […]

Updated Competition Timeline

The dates for the selection of semi-finalists and finalists have changed. Please update your calendars!