High School Seniors may apply for Major Scholarships (the Environmental Career Scholarship & Nicholas J. Bartilucci Scholarship), the General High School Scholarship and Child of Member Scholarship on one application (check all that apply on your application form).
College Students may apply for the College Student Chapter Scholarship and/or Child of Member Scholarship on one application (check all that apply on your application form).
Graduate Students pursuing graduate or doctoral degrees in environmental/civil engineering or environmental science concentrating on water quality, who show a commitment to government service may apply for this scholarship.
Applicants must be enrolled in a BS or BE full-time engineering program with a focus on environmental issues, particularly water/wastewater in the New York City Metro Area.
Visit Operator Certification page for more information on Operator Scholarships
NYWEA is offering scholarships to individuals working in New York State to pay for pre-certification training towards wastewater operator certification! Pre-Certification training includes Basic Operations, Basic Laboratory, Activated Sludge, the Supervisory and Technical Module, and Grade 4 Management. Ten scholarships of up to $1,000 each will be awarded throughout the year; five (5) in the Spring and five (5) in the Fall. Scholarship reimbursements will be made to the training facility of their choice or directly to the individual after successful completion of the course within a 12 month period. The deadline for the Spring application period is March 1, 2022.
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The state-level NYWEA scholarships, NG Kaul scholarship, and Jim Anderson scholarship application deadline is FEBRUARY 28, 2022 at 5 PM Eastern. Visit
Chapter Pages for details on regional chapter scholarships as well.
February 7-9, 2022