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MN AWWA Advanced Degree Scholarship

 

The Minnesota Section of the American Water Works Association (MN AWWA) awards up to three $3,500 scholarships to students enrolled in Bachelor or Graduate degree programs related to the water industry (science, engineering, etc.) each calendar year.

 

To apply, complete the form below and hit submit.

 

Basis of Award:

  • Student must be a junior or senior in a water-related Bachelor’s Degree or Graduate Degree program at an accredited institution during the scholarship year;
  • Student must submit all information requested on the scholarship application form; and
  • Student must submit a current transcript from the College or University of attendance.

Scholarship Preference:

  • Members of the Minnesota Section of AWWA
  • Applicants who work for a utility member of MN AWWA
  • Applicants who are actively involved in the MN AWWA Section (committee members, District or Section officers, conference presenters, etc.)
  • Scholastic achievement (GPA)
  • Applicants involved in student chapters, professional societies, research, and/or summer work in water-related fields
  • Applicants whose parents have been members of MN AWWA or whose parents are actively involved in the MN AWWA Section

Application Scoring (90 points total):

 

 Category Possible Points Point Distribution

Application

10

Complete = 10
Not complete = 0

Water Related Degree

10

Directly = 10
Indirectly = 5
Not related = 0

Academic Status

10

B.S. = 10
M.S. = 8
PhD = 6

AWWA Membership

10

Applicant’s membership is current = 10
Applicant is not a member, but parent or employer is a current member = 2
No current membership = 0

Involvement in MnAWWA

10

Applicant serves on a MnAWWA committee = 10
Applicant is a past conference presenter or past poster presenter = 5
Parent of applicant served on a MnAWWA committee or the Board = 2

GPA

15

= (GPA - 1) x 5

Past Winner

5

No = 5
Yes = 0

Extracurricular, work experience, career goals

20

Scored by Scholarship Committee application review panel

 

Application Deadline: June 1









Please attach a copy of your academic transcript to this application

BY SUBMITTING THIS APPLICATION, I CERTIFY THAT THE INFORMATION INCLUDED IN THIS APPLICATION IS TRUE AND COMPLETE TO THE BEST OF MY KNOWLEDGE AND I GRANT PERMISSION TO AWWA'S THE WATER EQUATION CAMPAIGN AND SPONSORING SECTION TO RELEASE MY NAME AND AWARD FOR PROMOTIONAL USE.

PLEASE CHECK THE BUTTON BELOW AND THEN HIT SUBMIT TO COMPLETE YOUR APPLICATION.

Contact Us

2355 Fairview Ave North, #117
Roseville, MN 55113
612. 216. 5004
mona@mnawwa.org

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