Kirt Brooks Scholarship

$2,000-$5,000 per student
  • Student categories: trade tech certificate; associates degree (AA); bachelors degree (BA); masters degree (MA); or phd.
  • Interested, pursuing or employed in the water environment sector.
  • $40,000 distributed each year
  • Application deadline: February 1st

Scholarship Programs

$1,000-$5,000 per student
  • 12 scholarship options
  • Scholarships for graduate and undergraduate students, as well as operator scholarship program.
  • encourage and support students interested in a career in a drinking water related field.
  • Application deadline: March 15th

Education Foundation

$4,000-$5,000 per student
  • Awards scholarships to promising students on a path to serving the clean water community.
  • For students at trade tech, community college, state college or graduate school.
  • California resident attending an accredited college or university in California.
  • Application deadline: May 22

Canham Graduate Studies Scholarship

$25,000 per student
  • Scholarship for graduate students in the water environment field.
  • Funds are for education expenses such as room and board, tuition and books.
  • The scholarship funds will be awarded directly to the awardee at the beginning of the appropriate school term.
  • Applications are accepted Janaury 15 - March 1

Environmental Engineers for the Future

$10,000 per student
  • Up to $10,000 towards a Masters degree in Environmental Engineering
  • 65+ participating universities
  • Make a difference!
  • Application period opens in October

National Water Research Institute Fellowships

$2,000-$15,000 per student
  • For graduate students who are conducting water research in the U.S.
  • students must be accepted and enrolled in an US-based graduate program.
  • Fellowships are underwritten by the American Membrane Technology Association, the Southern California Salinity Coalition, and NWRI.

Add a scholarship program by emailing CWEA staff the details.