Background and Eligibility
The Ontario Waterpower Association’s Innovation Award recognizes those organizations that have shown leadership in innovation through the development of important advancements which will result in benefits to the waterpower industry. Innovations may be technical, operational, or affect any aspect of developing and operating waterpower facilities. The award will be presented to an organization that:
- has identified, developed, and successfully implemented an innovation that represents a valuable advancement in the development, operation, or refurbishment of waterpower facilities; and
- can demonstrate how the innovation will benefit the proponent and strengthen the waterpower industry in Ontario if adopted by others.
Any organization is eligible to receive the award, provided that the organization is nominated by a representative member of the Ontario Waterpower Association.
A Selection Committee, comprised of a subset of the OWA Board of Directors, will review the nominations. The deadline for nominations is May 1, 2021.