Water Science Scholarships

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MN AWWA Community College Scholarship

The Community College Scholarship is awarded to two college students in Minnesota each, enrolled in technical or community college degree programs in the water industry, including water operations, science, engineering, etc.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
November 15

Denver Water Centennial Scholarship

The American Water Works Association (AWWA) offers the Denver Water Centennial Scholarship of $5,000 to one college student pursuing a degree in water science, water technology, or water works.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
December 20

HDR One Water Institute Scholarship

HDR One Water Institute Scholarship of $10,000, administered by the American Water Works Association (AWWA), is offered to one graduate student to complete their degree and conduct research in the field.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
December 20
Winner announcement
May/June 2023

Jacobs Holly A. Cornell Scholarship

In partnership with the American Water Works Association, Jacobs Holly A. Cornell Scholarship offers $10,000 to a minority postgraduate student interested in waterworks.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
December 20

Stantec Scholarship

The AWWA awards one graduate student, in a research-based postgraduate program in water science and engineering, the Stantec Scholarship of $10,000 to enhance their education and develop their career.

Amount
$10,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
December 20
Winner announcement
May/June 2023

AL/MS Section AWWA Scholarship

The Alabama Mississippi (AL/MS) Section of the American Water Works Association awards 12 undergraduate and graduate students in Alabama and Mississippi to further their studies in water works.

Amount
$100–$5,000
Scholarships awarded
12 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
January 31

CA-NV AWWA Scholarship Program

The American Water Works Association's California-Nevada Section offers the CA-NV AWWA Scholarship Program of up to $5,000 to 12 undergraduate and graduate students studying water resources-related fields.

Amount
$1,000–$5,000
Scholarships awarded
12 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
March 15

Donald G. Willems Scholarship

The Donald G. Willems Scholarship, administered by MSAWWA and MWEA, is awarded to students pursuing careers in water and wastewater fields, including specialization in water treatment and distribution.

Amount
$1,000–$1,500
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
2
Deadline
March 15

NYSAWWA Board of Governors Academic Achievement Scholarship

The Board of Governors Academic Achievement Scholarship recognizes achievements made by students and academics in the water industry and encourages academic excellence through a $2,000 prize.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

NYSAWWA Board of Governors Past Chairs’ Legacy Scholarship

The NYSAWWA Board of Governors Past Chairs' Legacy Scholarship awards $2,000 to an undergraduate student enrolled in a full-time four-year degree with subjects related to water science and engineering.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

NYSAWWA C. Michael Elliott Graduate Scholarship

It’s awarded to a graduate student in a full-time water supply study program leading to a master’s or higher degree at an accredited university in the U.S.

Amount
$2,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

NYSAWWA Hazen – Walter B. Sinnott Scholarship (Undergraduate)

The scholarship grants $2,500 to a student pursuing a bachelor’s degree with a dedication to solving the industry's most critical problems like water reuse, drinking water, and water resources.

Amount
$2,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

NYSAWWA High School Senior Scholarship

The scholarship offers a $1,000 award to high school seniors and/or college freshmen enrolled in an accredited college or university pursuing a water industry or an environmental degree.

Amount
$1,000
Scholarships awarded
2 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

NYSAWWA John C. Robbins Scholarship (Undergraduate)

The scholarship offers $1,500 to a full-time student in a degree program related to the water supply field, especially those studying utility management, regulation, engineering design, and treatment plant operation.

Amount
$1,500
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 1

AWWA NJ Drinking Water Continuing Education Scholarship

AWWA New Jersey Section offers the Drinking Water Continuing Education Scholarship to a high school senior from New Jersey to pursue an undergraduate degree in water science, and engineering.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 15

Tracey G. Liberi Drinking Water Careers Memorial Scholarship

AWWA New Jersey Section offers this scholarship to an undergraduate or graduate student from New Jersey pursuing a degree in the drinking water industry.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
April 15

MN AWWA Advanced Degree Scholarship

The Advanced Degree Scholarship is awarded to three undergraduate and/or graduate students from Minnesota enrolled in bachelor’s or graduate degree programs related to the water industry, including science, engineering, etc.

Amount
$3,500
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
June 1

ISAWWA Outreach Safe Water Scholarship

The ISAWWA Outreach Safe Water Scholarship of $5,000, offered by ISAAWWA, is a merit-based scholarship program to financially support deserving undergraduate and postgraduate students enrolled in a water resources-related field.

Amount
$5,000
Scholarships awarded
1 winner
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
June 30

Roy W. Likins Scholarship

The Roy Likins Scholarship, sponsored by the Florida Section of the American Water Works Association, awards more than $2,500 to students pursuing a degree in the water industry.

Amount
$2,500–$7,000
Scholarships awarded
12 winners
Required GPA
3
Deadline
June 30
Winner announcement
August 2023

Colonel Theodore A. Leisen Memorial and Training Endowment Fund

The Nebraska Section American Water Works Association offers the Colonel Theodore A. Leisen Memorial and Training Fund to three students to further their education and advance their careers in the water industry.

Amount
$500
Scholarships awarded
3 winners
Required GPA
Any
Deadline
September 1