In October 2017, the WEF Board created the George S. Hawkins Scholarship to the WEF Water Leadership Institute.

The scholarship will be given annually to one participant in the Water Leadership Institute and highlights George’s commitment to developing future water sector leaders. This scholarship will cover the program’s full tuition.

The WEF Board has approved additional funds which will allow us to offer additional scholarships this year.  These scholarships can be partial or full and are need based.  Funds will be allocated after the participants have been accepted to the program.  The total amount of funds available is a max of 6 full scholarships. 

All scholarships can be applied for via the application to the WLI.  Scholarships will be evaluated after the deadline for application submission has passed on January 31, 2019 at 11:59 PM EST.

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