Annual P3 Awards: A National Student Design Competition Focusing on People, Prosperity and the Planet Environmental Protection Agency

The EPA, as part of its People, Prosperity and the Planet (P3) Award Program is seeking applications proposing to research, develop, design, and demonstrate solutions to real world challenges. The P3 competition highlights the use of scientific principles in creating innovative technology-based projects that achieve the mutual goals of improved quality of life, economic prosperity and protection of the planet and people, prosperity, and the planet. The EPA offers the P3 competition to respond to the environmental and human health protection needs of people in the United States, including those in small, rural, tribal and/or disadvantaged communities. Proposed projects must embody the P3 approach, which is that they have the intention and capability to simultaneously improve the quality of peoples lives, provide economic benefits and protect the environment. Multiple Opportunities Available: Air Quality, Safe and Sustainable Water Resources, Sustainable and Healthy Communities, Chemical Safety

Funding Agency

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)




Funding Cycle

Application Deadline

February 9, 2021