Undergraduate Science and Engineering Scholarship

Scholarship Description

The undergraduate Water in Science and Engineering Scholarship was created by the Intermountain Section of the AWWA to encourage science education and training related to the field of water quality, supply, or treatment and to support an outstanding undergraduate student in that field. 

Students are eligible to apply who are pursuing a water related science or engineering degree in the Intermountain West. Students who have been accepted into a program but have not yet begun coursework are eligible to apply. Applicants for this scholarship are considered without consideration of race, gender, color, or creed. Students are eligible to receive an AWWA scholarship once per degree program.

Support Provided:
This scholarship will be awarded as a one-time grant in the amount of $1,000 and a year’s IMS AWWA membership with educational and career opportunities.

Application Requirements:
Send all materials required in the application for scholarship in one document in a pdf. format.  Along with the attached application form, please send:
• A complete resume
• An essay regarding your academic interests and career goals and how they are relevant to water quality, supply, or treatment in the Intermountain West. 
• Two letters of recommendation

Year of Need: College Freshman, College Sophomore, College Junior, College Senior,

Type: Merit Based

Num Awards: 1

Min Award: Varies

Max Award: 1,000

Deadline: 2019-12-31


Sponsoring Organization American Water Works Association, Intermountain Section


Contact Person: Nicole Baser

Phone: 801-712-1619 x2