We are excited to announce that the call for the Lettinga Award 2019 – a prize of 10.000 Euros for an innovative idea for the application of anaerobic technology – is open.

The sponsors of the award Paques, Biothane and LeAF are committed to stimulate ideas that can contribute to future sustainable societies.

Do you work with urban, industrial or agricultural waste(waters), and do you have an innovative project idea for closing resource cycles by deploying anaerobic technology? The Lettinga Award 2019 can help you bring your ideas to the next level.

How to apply?

Present your idea in a PowerPoint presentation (max. 10 slides) and send it to us together with a short abstract (max. 500 words) via https://wetransfer.com/ to the e-mail address: info@leaf-wageningen.nl - mentioning Lettinga Award 2019 in the subject.

You can send us your presentation and abstract until the 7th of March, 2019.

The judges will select the five best ideas and provide feedback. You will then get a chance to submit a second presentation with additional information.

The Lettinga Award is traditionally coupled to the IWA World Conference on Anaerobic Digestion (AD), where the winner will be announced to the public. The next AD World Conference will take place in Delft, June 23-27 2019.

We are looking forward to hear your idea!

Important dates:

March 7, 17h CET Deadline for the submissions
June 23-27 The winner of the Lettinga Award 2019 publicly announced at the AD World conference