The American Water Works Association New Jersey Section (AWWA NJ) awards scholarships of $5,000 to three deserving students, based on their interest in the field of drinking water and pursuit of a career in the drinking water industry. The winning candidates will also receive free one-year student membership to AWWA and an automatic placement into the AWWA New Jersey Section Student/Professional mentorship program.
Tracey G. Liberi Drinking Water Careers Memorial Scholarship
For undergraduate students currently enrolled in an institution of higher education (beyond high school) and entering sophomore, junior or senior year of college or currently enrolled in graduate school, vocational/technical or trade school. Tracey Liberi was an active AWWA member and a professional engineer at SUEZ Water for over 20 years. Tracey was especially dedicated to encouraging young women to work in the water industry and to pursue engineering as a career. AWWA NJ is proud to name this Scholarship in Tracey’s honor.
Drinking Water Continuing Education Scholarship For high school seniors intending to continue their education in college or other vocational/technical/trade school. Students must have applied and been accepted to an institution of higher education.
Family Drinking Water Career Scholarship
For children of active AWWA NJ members (must show proof) entering freshman, sophomore, junior or senior of undergraduate studies, attending graduate school, or pursuing other vocational/technical or trade school.