Successful recipients must be U.S. citizens or lawful permanent residents and enrolled full-time at the senior level in an accredited civil engineering program or in a related field as determined by ASDSO. Students must also demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career in hydraulics, hydrology or geotechnical disciplines, or in another discipline related to the design, construction and operation of dams.
Applicants must have a cumulative grade point average of 2.5 for the first three years of college and be recommended by their academic advisor. Selection will generally be based on academic performance, financial need, work experience/activities, and the essay. Applications will be reviewed by members of the ASDSO Board of Directors and members of the Committee on Education Outreach Scholarship Subcommittee. The ASDSO Board of Directors will have the final approval of the recipient.