Scottish Area Innovation Awards

Institute of Water Scottish Area Innovation Awards 2023


The Scottish Innovation Awards are open to all individuals, teams or organisations that operate within the Scottish Area of the Institute of Water which comprises the operational areas of Scottish Water. Innovation can be: a new idea; a product; an application; a new technology; a new way of working; an imported solution from other sectors or industries – the list goes on!


You do not need to be a member of the Institute of Water to enter, as we welcome applications from across the sector.

How to Apply

Download and complete the application form HERE and email it to


Applications Close on March 31st.


A panel will evaluate submissions and the shortlisted candidates will be invited to the Scottish Area Presidents Dinner. The dinner is taking place on Saturday 22nd April at the Marriott Hotel, Glasgow, and has been proudly sponsored by Ross-shire Engineering.


For further information about the Scottish Area Innovation Awards 2023, please email

Scottish Area
Innovation Awards 2022:

Congratulations to our 2022 Scottish Area Innovation Award winners Scottish Water and their ‘Customer Impact Simulator’. 


Thank you to all of our 2022 entrants.

Previous Winners

2020/21– Water Kinetics 

2019/20 – Microvi 

2018/19 – A&L Mechanical Installations Ltd 

2017/18 – Scottish Water Sewer Response Team 

2016/17 – Scottish Water – Utility Focus Group 

2014/15 – Clancy Docwra 

2013/14 – Dryden Aqua Ltd 

2012/13 – ID Systems UK Ltd