This scholarship provides $25,000 for a post-baccalaureate student in the water environment field. The scholarship is for education related expenses such as room and board, tuition and books. The scholarship may not be used to cover stipends or wages.
Application Requirements and Criteria:
i. Member of the Water Environment Federation.
ii. Completed online application providing a summary of academic and practical experience in the environmental field.
iii. Official college/university transcripts.
iv. Applicant must be enrolled in a graduate program in the water environment field. A Letter of acceptance is acceptable for applicants entering their first year within their graduate program.
v. Recommendations from three persons (at least one of these persons must be a member of the Water Environment Federation) who can attest to the applicant's academic and/or practical experience.
vi. A detailed statement of degree objectives as related to applicant's career goals and intent to work in the water environment field (750 words minimum; 1,000 words maximum). Statement must accompany the application.
vii. Recipients of the scholarship are expected to make a commitment to work in the water environment field for two years following completion of the degree.
Applications Accepted From:
Post-baccalaureate students in the water environment field.
Online application forms must be completed and submitted along with three letters of reference. Recipient is responsible for taxes due on the award.
Online application materials must be submitted on or before March 1, 2021.
To complete the online application (including recommendations), please click here.
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Note: The scholarship funds will be awarded directly to the awardee at the beginning of the appropriate school term. Please Note: There may be tax implications on the scholarship funds.
To view past recipients of the WEF Canham Graduate Studies Scholarship, click here.