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Abel Wolman Fellowship
Sponsor: American Water Works Association
6666 W. Quincy Avenue
Denver, CO 80235-3098
Eligibility: Applicants must obtain a Ph.D. within two years of the award, must be citizens of the U.S., Canada or Mexico and should submit applications, transcripts, GRE scores, three recommendation letters, course of study and description of the dissertation research study and how it pertains to water supply and treatment. The award is based on academics, the connection between the research and water supply and treatment and the applicant's research skills.

Amount: Up to $25,000
Deadline: January 11
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.awwa.org

Academic Achievement Award
Sponsor: American Water Works Association
6666 W. Quincy Avenue
Denver, CO 80235-3098
Eligibility: Master's theses and doctoral dissertations that are relevant to the water supply industry are eligible. Unbound manuscripts must be the work of a single author and be submitted during the competition year in which they were submitted for the degree. Students may major in any area as long as the research is directly related to the drinking water supply industry. In addition to the application, students must submit a one-page abstract of the manuscript and a letter of endorsement from the major professor or department chair. The doctoral dissertation awards are $3,000 and $1,500. The master's thesis awards are $3,000 and $1,500.

Amount: $1,500-$3,000
Deadline: October 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.awwa.org

Baroid Scholarship
Sponsor: American Ground Water Trust
50 Pleasant Street
Concord, NH 03301
Eligibility: Applicants must be high school seniors entering an accredited four-year college or university and intending to pursue a career in a ground water-related field.

Amount: $2,000
Deadline: June 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.agwt.org

Hazen and Sawyer Scholarship
Sponsor: American Water Works Association
6666 W. Quincy Avenue
Denver, CO 80235-3098
Eligibility: Selection is based upon the applicant's ability to become a leader in research and consulting in the drinking water arena. Award is presented at the AWWA conference.

Amount: $5,000 plus travel money to AWWA conference
Deadline: January 10
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.awwa.org

Holly Cornell Scholarship
Sponsor: American Water Works Association
6666 W. Quincy Avenue
Denver, CO 80235-3098
Eligibility: Applicants must be females and/or minorities who have been accepted to or are current master's degree students in engineering. Applications, transcripts, GRE scores, three recommendation letters, statements and course of study are required. The award is based on academics and leadership.

Amount: $7,500
Deadline: January 12
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.awwa.org

J.R. Popalisky Scholarship
Sponsor: American Water Works Association - Missouri Section
Chester A. Bender, P.E., Scholarship Committee Chair
c/o Ponzer Youngquist, P.A.
227 East Dennis Avenue
Olathe, KS 66061
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens who are enrolled at an accredited college or university located in Missouri. They must have completed coursework in subjects relating to the water supply industry (such as environmental engineering, civil engineering or environmental science). Students who are receiving funding from an employer are ineligible. Selection is based on coursework relevance, GPA, financial need, recommendations, personal essay and extracurricular activities.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: March 23
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal essay and a financial analysis form are required.
Website: http://www.awwa-mo.org

Jami Harper Nebraska Children's Groundwater Festival Scholarship
Sponsor: Grand Island Community Foundation
1811 W. 2nd Street
Suite 365
Grand Island, NE 68803
Eligibility: Applicants must be graduating seniors from any Nebraska high school who are planning to pursue a water resources related field of study.

Amount: $3,000
Deadline: February 10
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.gicf.org

John C. Robbins Scholarship
Sponsor: American Water Works Association - New York Section
Submit To: Jenny Ingrao, Executive Director
New York Section American Water Works Association
614 Seventh North Street
Liverpool, NY 13088
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled as full-time students in a bachelor's program at an accredited college or university in a water supply field of study. Students need to demonstrate significant academic achievement, extracurricular activities related to student chapters, professional societies or summer work experience in the water-supply profession. Applicants must submit a completed application and cover letter with a brief description of why they deserve the scholarship award.

Amount: $1,500
Deadline: February 28
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.nysawwa.com

Larson Aquatic Research Support (LARS)
Sponsor: American Water Works Association
6666 W. Quincy Avenue
Denver, CO 80235-3098
Eligibility: Applicants must pursue an advanced (master's or doctoral) degree at an institution of higher education located in Canada, Guam, Puerto Rico, Mexico or the U.S. Applications, resumes, transcripts, GRE scores, three recommendation letters and a course of study are required. Master's students also must submit a statement of educational plans and career objectives or a research plan. Ph.D. students must submit research plans. The master's grant is $5,000, and the doctoral grant is $7,000. The award is based on academics and leadership.

Amount: $5,000-$7,000
Deadline: January 12
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.awwa.org

Raymond J. Faust Scholarship
Sponsor: American Water Works Association - Michigan Section
Attn.: Faust Scholarship Committee
P.O. Box 150469
Grand Rapids, MI 49515
Eligibility: Applicants must be members of the Michigan Section of the American Water Works Association (AWWA). They must be current water utility employees, the dependents of current water utility employees or prospective water utility professionals. They must be pursuing or planning to pursue a college degree in a subject that relates to the drinking water field. Selection is based on commitment to the water supply industry.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: July 1
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form is required.
Website: http://www.mi-water.org

Roy W. Likins Scholarship
Sponsor: American Water Works Association - Florida Section
1300 Ninth Street
Suite B-124
St. Cloud, FL 34769
Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate upperclassmen or graduate students who are enrolled at an accredited postsecondary institution located in Florida. They must be majoring in a subject that is related to the drinking water industry and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher on a four-point scale. Previous recipients of this award are ineligible. Selection is based on academic achievement, extracurricular activities, character and stated career goals.

Amount: $2,500-$25,000
Deadline: May 15
How to apply: Applications are available online. An application form, personal statement, official transcript and two recommendation letters are required.
Website: http://www.fsawwa.org

Thomas R. Camp Scholarship
Sponsor: American Water Works Association
6666 W. Quincy Avenue
Denver, CO 80235-3098
Eligibility: Applicants must pursue graduate degrees at an institution of higher education in Canada, Guam, Puerto Rico, Mexico or the U.S. This is awarded to doctoral students in even years and master's students in odd years. Applicants must submit applications, resumes, transcripts, GRE scores, three recommendation letters, statements and research plans. The award is based on academics and leadership.

Amount: $5,000
Deadline: January 11
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.awwa.org

Walter B. Sinnott Scholarship
Sponsor: American Water Works Association - New York Section
Submit To: Jenny Ingrao, Executive Director
New York Section American Water Works Association
614 Seventh North Street
Liverpool, NY 13088
Eligibility: Students must be at least a freshman enrolled full-time at an accredited college or university in the United States.

Amount: $2,500
Deadline: April 25
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.nysawwa.com