The IWEA Clean Water Scholarship is designed to aid students preparing for careers working with the water environment. IWEA may award two scholarships of up to $1000.00 each year. Scholarship recipients will be announced at IWEA's Annual Conference, traditionally held in March. Scholarships will be applied to the next academic year. IWEA asks that all applicants use our on line application form. The application asks you to attach a copy of your resume, an essay/personnel statement, a reference letter, and your transcripts.
Students must meet the following requirements to be considered for the scholarship: Be an Illinois resident or attend an accredited Illinois college or university; Have completed at least two years of their undergraduate education at time of the award; Have a cumulative college GPA of at least 2.5; Be a full time student enrolled in a water related field of study such as civil or environmental engineering, environmental science, or wastewater systems operation. Graduate students are also encouraged to apply. IWEA asks that all applicants use our on line application form.