The 2013 Grant H. Flint International Scholarship Award Applications are now available at http://swana.org/Portals/ExcellenceAwards/ScholarshipApplication13.pdf . Eligible candidates for the International SWANA Scholarship Award must be sons, daughters, grandsons or granddaughters of a Member (sponsor) in good standing at the time of recommendation, selection and award. The three awards categories are as follows:
a. Graduating high school seniors or graduate equivalent certified candidates who have been accepted for enrollment in a junior college, a four-year college, or a university (any program).
b. Currently enrolled full-time college or university students who are entering their junior or senior undergraduate year and pursuing a degree in environmental science, engineering, or other suitable major related to the field of solid waste management.
c. Full-time students who are entering or are in graduate school pursuing a degree in environmental science, engineering or other suitable major related to the field of solid waste management.
A total of $20,000 will be awarded in 2013 in the Categories I and II; number and amounts of each award to be determined by the Scholarship Committee:
Category I - Graduating (graduate equivalent) High School Senior
Category II - College or University Upper Level Undergraduate Award
Also, one award in the amount of $5,000 will be awarded in The Robert P. Stearns/SCS Engineers Award category.
ISOSWO will also be offering a local scholarship again in 2013. The application used will be the same as the SWANA scholarship and will follow the same application criteria. In 2012, two scholarships were provided: one in Category I for $1,000 and one in Category II for $1,000. Amounts for 2013 are yet to be determined. Scholarship applications are due to the ISOSWO Scholarship Committee Chair, Dan Bacehowki, by April 26, 2013. Please pay strict attention to the application guidelines in the SWANA application as these will be followed. For additional information see the SWANA Scholarship website or contact Dan Bacehowski at (515) 251-2572.
Foth Infrastructure & Environment, LLC
8191 Birchwood Court, Suite L
Johnston, IA 50131
Direct: (515) 251-2572