One AWWA Operator Scholarship – Requirements, Criteria, Application


AWWA’s The Water Equation Campaign and the Kansas Section, will award the One AWWA Operator Scholarship in the amount of $1,000 for Water Operator training and education. Scholarship award can be used for certification/licensure, two-year water related associate degree, technical school program, professional training program, books and manuals, and operator related conferences. Each scholarship recipient will receive a one-year AWWA Operator membership.

Eligibility and Application Requirements

  1. Applicant must be a current water operator or seeking to enter the water operator profession.
  2. Applicant must be pursuing an Operator’s License or Certification, two or four-year degree related to the water operator profession, or professional development.
  3. Disbursement of the funds will be made directly by the Section to the financial office of recipient’s college, university, or technical school.
  4. Items related to books, manuals, conferences, professional development courses, and other eligible expenses will be reimbursed to recipient upon presentation of eligible receipts.
  5. Applicant must reside or work within the geographical boundaries covered by the sponsoring Section.
  6. Acceptance of scholarship constitutes permission to use recipient’s name and scholarship story for purpose of promotion.

Important Dates

Application Deadline     TBA
Scholarship Awarded TBA