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Clair A. Hill Scholarship & ACWA Scholarship

The Clair Hill Scholarship is given to undergraduates pursuing a degree in any field of water resources. These include engineering, urban water supply, environmental studies, and more.

Eligible Grades
High School Freshman
Application Open Date
December 1, 2023
Application Deadline
March 1, 2024
Closing in 8 Days
$5,000
1 Award Winner
Closed
$2,000–$10,000
9 Award Winners

NFBPA Scholarship Program

NFBPA offers scholarship awards ranging from $2,000 to $10,000 to minority students in accredited educational institutes preferably Historically Black Colleges and Universities.

Eligible Grades
Undergraduate – Postgraduate
Application Open Date
November 1, 2022
Application Deadline
February 27, 2023
Closed
$2,000–$10,000
9 Award Winners
Closed
$10,000
1 Award Winner

Stephen K. Hall ACWA Water Law & Policy Scholarship

The Stephen K. Hall ACWA provides a $10,000 scholarship to a graduate student in water law or -policy or public administration with a focus on water resources.

Eligible Grades
Graduate – Doctorate
Application Open Date
September 30, 2022
Application Deadline
March 15, 2023
Closed
$10,000
1 Award Winner
Closed
$1,500–$10,000
4 Award Winners

WIFLE Scholarship Program

The WIFLE Scholarship Program awards scholarships of up to $10, 000 to four female graduate students to further their studies in a number of law-enforcement-related fields.

Eligible Grades
College Freshman – Postgraduate
Application Open Date
February 15, 2023
Application Deadline
May 3, 2023
Closed
$1,500–$10,000
4 Award Winners
Closed
$2,000
1 Award Winner

OCCDF Public Service Scholarship

The Ohio Conference of Community Development offers its OCCDF Public Service Scholarship of $2,000 to undergraduate and graduate students pursuing public administration, public finance, and planning in Ohio.

Eligible Grades
College Junior – Postgraduate
Application Open Date
January 31, 2023
Application Deadline
May 27, 2023
Closed
$2,000
1 Award Winner
Closed
$5,000
1 Award Winner

WCCMA Scholarship

The Washington City/County Management Association (WCMA) offers graduate students $5,000 to pursue postgraduate degrees in public administration, public affairs, or public policy and develop careers in the local government.

Eligible Grades
Graduate
Application Open Date
March 1, 2023
Application Deadline
May 27, 2023
Closed
$5,000
1 Award Winner
Closed
$1,000
1 Award Winner

Robert R. Robinson Scholarship

Michigan Township Association (MTA) awards the Robert R. Robinson Scholarship of $1,000 to students pursuing undergraduate and graduate degrees in public administration and aspiring for local leadership roles in Michigan.

Eligible Grades
College Junior
Application Open Date
January 1, 2023
Application Deadline
May 31, 2023
Closed
$1,000
1 Award Winner
Closed
$1,500–$6,000
4 Award Winners

APWA Nevada Intern-Focused Scholarship Program

The American Public Works Association Nevada Chapter offers awards ranging from $1,500 to $6,000 to college/university students studying civil engineering, survey, science, and public work-related fields.

Eligible Grades
High School Senior – Undergraduate
Application Open Date
March 1, 2023
Application Deadline
June 19, 2023
Closed
$1,500–$6,000
4 Award Winners
Closed
$2,000
2 Award Winners

Florida Stormwater Association Educational Foundation Scholarship

The scholarship of $2,000 is awarded to two graduate students enrolled in any college or university in Florida with a keen interest in stormwater research, management, and finance.

Eligible Grades
Graduate – Postgraduate
Application Open Date
January 1, 2023
Application Deadline
August 11, 2023
Closed
$2,000
2 Award Winners
Closed
$2,000
4 Award Winners

Robert M. O’dell Endowed Scholarship in Public Administration

The scholarship offers four undergraduate and/or graduate students in public administration-related majors at California State University the $2,000 Robert M. O'dell Endowed Scholarships in Public Administration.

Eligible Grades
Undergraduate – Postgraduate
Application Open Date
August 1, 2023
Application Deadline
August 31, 2023
Closed
$2,000
4 Award Winners
Closed
$5,000
1 Award Winner

Raftelis Leadership Scholarship

The American Water Works Association offers the Scholarship to students to complete their degree programs and who are eager to become problem solvers for local governments and municipal water utilities.

Eligible Grades
College Freshman – Postgraduate
Application Open Date
October 1, 2023
Application Deadline
December 20, 2023
Closed
$5,000
1 Award Winner
Closed
$10,000
4 Award Winners

Government Finance Professional Development Scholarship

Government Finance Professional Development Scholarship offers $10,000 each to four graduate students in the U.S. or Canada to enroll in a degree focused on local and state government finance.

Eligible Grades
All
Application Open Date
September 1, 2023
Application Deadline
December 29, 2023
Closed
$10,000
4 Award Winners
Closed
$5,000–$15,000
3 Award Winners

Jeffery L. Esser Career Development Scholarship

The Jeffrey L. Esser Career Development Scholarship offers one to three awards and is for individuals seeking to advance their public finance careers through a degree on a part-time enrollment.

Eligible Grades
All
Application Open Date
September 1, 2023
Application Deadline
December 29, 2023
Closed
$5,000–$15,000
3 Award Winners
Closed
$10,000
1 Award Winner

Minorities In Government Finance Scholarship

GOFA's Minorities in Government Finance Scholarship awards a $10,000- scholarship to a minority graduate or upper-level undergraduate student interested in pursuing a career in local or state government finance.

Eligible Grades
All
Application Open Date
September 1, 2023
Application Deadline
December 29, 2023
Closed
$10,000
1 Award Winner
Closed
$8,000–$25,000
1 Award Winner

Boren Scholarship

The Boren Scholarship supports U.S. citizens who study abroad during their undergraduate degrees. The winner of the scholarship is awarded up to $25,000 in financial support.

Eligible Grades
Undergraduate
Application Open Date
August 15, 2023
Application Deadline
February 2, 2024
Closed
$8,000–$25,000
1 Award Winner