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WEF Scholarship Opportunities

WEF Canham Graduate Studies Scholarship 

This scholarship, honoring the former Water Environment Executive Director, Robert Canham, provides $25,000 for a post-baccalaureate student in the water environment field.  See application requirements, criteria, deadlines, and more.

(below) Trevor Ghylin, the 2011 WEF Canham Graduate Studies Scholarship winner.

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New York Water Environment Association (NYWEA) Scholarships

The New York Water Environment Association will be offering a total of six (6) $1,500 scholarships and one (1) $10,000 scholarship in 2012. See for more details.

Georgia Association of Water Professionals

The Georgia Association of Water Professionals offers scholarships to assist deserving students in their further training and education after high school. More information and application >>  

California Water Environment Association

The California Water Environment Association has awarded $10,000 per year in scholarships recently for undergraduate, graduate and also vocational studies. More information and application >> 

Illinois Water Environment Association

The Illinois Water Environment Association has several scholarship opportunities. More information >> 

AWWA Scholarship Opportunities  

AWWA Scholarships 

AWWA awards fourteen scholarships annually. The application deadline for most of the scholarships is Jan. 15. AWWA posts new application forms every summer. AWWA also provides an annual Academic Achievement Award, with applications due each year by October 1. For additional information contact Linda Moody at 303.347.6201 or

Other Scholarship Opportunities for 2012