American Public Works Association (APWA) Metro Chapter Scholarship

March 22, 2025
Awards Available: 6

Scholarship Description

In line with our exempt purpose, the APWA has established a Mission to promote professional excellence, understanding of and competency and credibility in public works. This Mission is further served by delivering technical workshops, seminars, educational conferences, trade shows and credentialing combined with the offering of educational scholarships to further support students and Public Works personnel working towards an undergraduate or graduate degree in a public works-related field or pursuing certifications or licensing.

Scholarship Details

  • Scholarship sponsored by APWA Chicago Metro Chapter – Fox Valley Branch
  • Designed for candidates in Civil Engineering, Environmental Engineering, or a Public Works related field
  • Open to undergraduate and graduate level students attending an accredited university in the fall

Eligibility Criteria

  • Residency or employment within the Fox Valley Branch's geographic boundaries
  • Enrollment in accredited community colleges or universities for part-time or full-time study
  • Pursuit of a degree or certification in public works-related fields

Application Process

  1. Complete the application form indicating your chosen field of study and educational institution.
  2. Submit proof of residency or employment within the Fox Valley Branch's geographic boundaries.
  3. Provide academic transcripts and a statement of purpose outlining your commitment to public works.

Candidates must reside or be employed within the geographic boundaries of the Fox Valley Branch of the APWA Chicago Metro Chapter. This area includes the entire counties of McHenry, DeKalb, Kane, and Kendall, plus the Cities of West Chicago, Warrenville, Aurora, and Naperville - all in Illinois. Scholarship Search