IWEA Clean Water Scholarship Program

The Illinois Water Environment Association (IWEA) is currently accepting applications for the Clean Water Scholarship Program. To be eligible, you must be an Illinois resident or attend an accredited Illinois college or university. Two winners will be selected to receive the awards. The closing date of application is 31 January every year.

Scholarship Description
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.

Award Value
Those are selected will be granted $1,000 each.

Level and Area of Studies
College or university level in all subjects.

Place of Study
In the United States of America.

Eligibility and Criteria

  • 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. Graduate students are also encouraged to apply.
  • 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.

Applicants’ Nationality
The United States citizens living in Illinois are welcome to apply.

Application Instruction
Please submit your application through the website and application link below.

Submission Deadline
31 January annually

Website and Application Link