This was by far the largest number of candidates we’ve ever had to review, and what a pleasure that they were very strong applications.
– Mike Stringer - Scholarship Committee member Pacific Chapter – B.C. & Yukon
Five students were drawn from a pool of 42 scholarship applications. SWANA chapters across the United States and Canada nominated them. Each student received a $5,000 scholarship.
Eligible students must be children or grandchildren of current SWANA members. Eligible college and graduate students are sponsored by a SWANA member or are a SWANA member themselves.
Awarded to students accepted for enrollment in junior college, four-year college, or university (any program).
Awarded to full-time college or university students entering junior or senior undergraduate year. Candidates must pursue degrees in environmental science, engineering, or other major related to solid waste management.
Awarded to graduate students pursuing degrees in environmental science, engineering, or other major related to solid waste management.