Institutional Membership shall be open to the following types of institutions that share the vision, mission and objectives of the association and are home to members of the association:
(i). Research laboratories and other organizations involved in research and development activities in water science & engineering, environmental science & engineering, energy science & engineering, social sciences and the application in all relevant fields in all its aspects, including policy analysis, industrial applications
(ii). Educational institutions dealing with water science & engineering, environmental science & engineering, energy science & engineering, social sciences and their practical applications;
(iii). Organizations, institutions or companies which promote, design, execute or supervise in any activity of water, environment, energy science and engineering applications, perform management tasks, carry out surveys or industrial projects, develop, supply or apply relevant equipment, instrumentation, hardware or software.