The Youth Prize Contest is addressed to schools, learning institutions and civil society organizations worldwide, with entries being submitted by young participants aged 6-18 (primary and secondary education) through the institutions affiliated to the Global Network of Water Museums.

The following types of work are eligible: drawings, pictures, videos, and other media. Every year, among all received entries 6 final winners (among videos, drawings and photos) are selected by the Jury of the youth contest and awarded online on a specific event organized by the Global Network. 


Eriberto Eulisse
Executive Director of the Global Network of Water Museums and Director of Civiltà dell’Acqua International Centre.

Joana Lessa
Senior Lecturer in Design at the University of Algarve, and researcher at the University of Lisbon, Portugal. Member of the Advisory Committee of the Global Network of Water Museums.



Elise van Melis 
Director of Haarlemmermeermuseum De Cruquius

Sushmita Singha
Water Museum of Udaipur

Anita Ravlic
Communication and International Relations Officer at Musée des égouts de Paris


  • AUSTRIA – Danube Water-Adventure, Engelhartszell an der Donau
  • BANGLADESH – Community-based Water Museum of Bangladesh, Kalapara
  • BELGIUM – Hidrodoe, Herentals
  • BELGIUM – Musée de l’Eau et de la Fontaine, Ottignies
  • BURKINA FASO – Musée de l’Eau, Ouagadougou
  • CHINA – Chongqing Baiheliang Underwater Museum, Chongqing
  • CHINA – The Changjiang Civilization Museum, Wuhan
  • CHINA – National Water Museum of China, Hangzhou
  • CROATIA – AQUATIKA / Freshwater Aquarium, Karlovac
  • ECUADOR – Yaku Parque Museo del Agua, Quito
  • GERMANY – Water Museum of Bavaria “Haus am Strom”, Jochestein
  • GREECE – Hydria Water Network / MIO-ECSDE, Athens
  • GREECE – World Water Museum (travelling)
  • INDIA – Living Waters Museum
  • IRELAND – Water Museum of Ireland
  • ITALY – Ecomuseum Martesana, Milan
  • ITALY – MUSE / Science Museum, Trento
  • ITALY – Natural History Museum / Fondazione Musei Civici, Venice
  • ITALY – Regional Park Po Delta, Veneto Region
  • ITALY – River Navigation Museum, Battaglia Terme, Padua
  • ITALY – Water Museum of Venice
  • MALTA – GHAJN National Water Conservation Awareness Center, Rabat
  • MÉXICO – Museo del Agua “Agua para Siempre”, Tehuacan
  • MOROCCO – Museum of Water Civilization in Morocco “Mohammed VI”, Marrakech
  • PORTUGAL – Museu da Agua, Lisbon
  • QATAR – Kahramaa Water Awareness Park, Doha
  • ROMANIA – Aquapic Water Museum, Timisoara
  • ROMANIA – “Leonida Truta” Water Museum , Cluji-Napoca
  • SPAIN – Museu de les Aigües / AGBAR, Cornellà de Llobregat
  • SPAIN – Museu de la tècnica de Manresa / Parc de la Sèquia, Manresa
  • SPAIN – Museos de Mequinenza, Zaragoza
  • THE NETHERLANDS – Haarlemmermeer Museum de Cruquius, Haarlemmermeer
  • THE NETHERLANDS – Nederlands Watermuseum, Arnhem 
  • UNITED KINGDOM – National Waterways Museum / Canal and River Trust, Ellesmere Port
Autonomous Province of Trento