How to Apply
Applicants must submit:
1) A completed application form
for the appropriate scholarship
2) Two recommendation letters from teachers or others familiar with your activities
3) Essay(s) (For more details on this requirement, refer to the specific scholarship’s information sheet.)
4) Transcripts of academic records
All application materials must be mailed to the following address by March 15, 2018
Scholarship Committee, California-Nevada Section, AWWA, 10435 Ashford Street, Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91730
for the most frequently asked questions.
The CA-NV Section AWWA Scholarship Committee will evaluate each application carefully, and consider the following criteria:
The quality and completeness of the application
The qualifications of the applicant
Content of the essay(s)
Strength of recommendations
Other information provided by the applicant
Scholarships will be awarded without regard to race, creed, color, sex, age or national origin. Eligibility and awards are determined at the sole discretion of the Scholarship Committee. All decisions made by the Scholarship Committee are final and are not subject to appeal.
Selection Notification and Awards
Letters of notification will be mailed to all applicants by May 1, 2018. If notification of the decision has not been received by June 1, 2018, please contact CA-NV Section AWWA.
Monetary awards will be sent about July 1, 2018. Winners will also receive complimentary student memberships in AWWA for the duration of their degree program.
Awardees will be invited to attend the CA-NV Section annual fall conference to be acknowledged at the awards ceremony. This will include a complimentary student registration for the conference.
Awardees of graduate scholarships will be invited to present on their work at an appropriate CA-NV Section conference.