Stockholm Junior Water Prize is one of the most prestigious scientific events for students aged between 15 and 20 years in the world. These young scientists have conducted water-related projects of proven environmental, scientific, social or technological significance and range from local or regional to national or global topics. Each year, thousands of participants in over 30 countries all around the globe join national competitions in hopes of earning the chance to represent their nation at the international final held during the World Water Week in Stockholm.
As part of the Puerto Rico event exclusive for participants, these will perform a guided tour and water tests to the old aqueduct of the Piedras river in San Juan. This will be a joint effort with organization Para la Naturaleza, a non profit part of the Fideicomiso de Conservación de Puerto Rico (Conservation Trust).