Utility of the Future Today Recognition Program
Utility of the Future Today Recognition (UotFT) Program
The Water Environment Federation (WEF), along with its partners, the National Association of Clean Water Agencies (NACWA), the Water Research Foundation (WRF) and the WateReuse Association, with support from the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), and the Department of Energy (DOE) are accepting applications for the UotFT 2022 program. The application is available online. Please complete and upload to Open Water by May 20, 2022 at 11:59 PM ET.
Since its inception in 2016, the UotFT program has recognized 194 utilities, continues to grow, and we hope to continue that trend.
WEF and its partners were pleased to honor 39 utilities UotFTs for 2021 at a recognition ceremony held at WEFTEC 2021 on October 19, 2021 in Chicago. Of the 39 honorees 11 were new utilities to the program and 28 were utilities recognized for excellence in new activity areas,or reapplying from 2017. Click here for a complete list of the utilities being honored in 2021, and see below for the ceremony presentation.
Thank you for your dedication and committment to the water sector and for your interest in this program.
The 2020 Award Ceremony recording honoring the 65 recipients.
For more information, review the Frequently Asked Questions page or contact [email protected].
Background information regarding the UotFT program is provided below.