The Connecticut Water Works Association and the Connecticut Section of the American Water Works Association have established a scholarship for eligible high schools students that shall be administered through the Scholarship and Awards Committee. It is the intention of the Committee to award these scholarships each calendar year to selected and deserving candidates.
Consideration for scholarships shall be based on criteria established by the Committee, as approved by the CWWA Board of Directors. The criteria and application shall be reviewed periodically by the Board and updated as deemed necessary.
Scholarship Eligibility Criteria
The application shall be signed and dated by the applicant and must be received by the application deadline to be considered. The applicants must meet the following criteria to be considered for the scholarship:
To be eligible for consideration the applicant shall submit a complete application package to the Committee by March 15th. The application package shall include:
The Scholarship Award
The first place scholarship award shall be $1000 and additional scholarships, in amounts to be determined by the Association, may be issued at the discretion of the Association based as funds allow.
The Scholarships & Awards Committee shall review all properly completed applications and evaluate them under an established rating system. In the event that there are no qualified applicant(s), the Committee shall report such information to the Board and no Scholarship would be granted in that year.
The Committee shall make their recommendation to the CWWA Board for their approval. The decision of the Board shall be final.
The successful applicant(s) shall be notified of the decision of the Board and will be invited to attend a CWWA meeting and/or event where the awards shall be presented.
Completed application must be returned by March 15th to:
c/o Guy Russo
PRIME AE Group Inc.
100 Great Meadow Road
Hartford, CT 06109
The New England Chapter – National Association of Water Companies (“NENAWC”) has established a scholarship for eligible high school students which will be administered through its Scholarship Committee. It is the intention of the Committee to award the scholarship each year to a deserving candidate.
Scholarship Eligibility Criteria
For proper consideration, the application must be signed and dated by the applicant and received by the noted application deadline. The following criteria must be met for scholarship consideration:
To be considered for this year’s award, applications must be received by March 31, 2021.
Applicants must submit a completed application form (signed and dated) and attach the following additional information:
Through the generosity of the NENAWC Membership and Scholarship Committee, the scholarship award each year will be $1,500.
The Scholarship Committee shall review all properly completed applications and make their recommendation to the Board. The decision of the Board shall be final. In the event that there are no qualified applicant(s), the Committee shall report such information to the Board and no Scholarship will be granted in that year.
The successful applicant shall be notified of the decision of the Board and will be invited to attend a NENAWC meeting and/or event where the award shall be presented.
Completed application must be returned by March 31, 2021 to:
NENAWC Scholarship Program c/o Jessica Johnson
Valley Water Systems
37 Northwest Drive, Plainville, CT 06062