The Solid Waste Association of North America (SWANA) established a comprehensive collegiate network where students can:
To qualify for Student Membership in SWANA, you must be a full-time student (undergraduate or grad student) with an interest in environmental sciences, solid waste management or recycling-related professions.
SWANA’s MentorMatch is the perfect place to pair up experienced solid waste professionals willing to share their expertise.More info
SWANA’s International Solid Waste Design Competition (SWDC) is a student team competition to solve “real world” problems faced by solid waste professionals.More info
SWANA has developed several scholarship and internship programs for students studying in fields related to solid waste management.
SWANA continues our promotional partnership with Campus Race to Zero Waste (formerly RecycleMania) to share Stemming the Tide: Taking Action on Campus Against Plastic Pollution. Published by the National Wildlife Federation, Stemming the Tide is for students, clubs, resident advisors, staff, and faculty to use as a resource to get started and tackle plastics on campus.Read More and Share with Your Campus!