Need Money for School?

Many students do. It can be difficult paying for school. Thankfully, there are many organizations that want to give money to good students. Put your brain to work for you by applying today.

Below are some scholarships, fellowships and awards for which environmental engineering students may be good candidates. Each opportunity has its own eligibility requirements, so read through them and determine if you are eligible before you apply. Note that the due dates are approximate and it is your responsibility to confirm what the actual due date is. Please let me know if you have any corrections and/or if you know of any other opportunities I can add to my list.

Good luck and happy applying!

OpportunityUndergrad (U), Graduate (G), PhD or MSAwardApplication Deadline
AWWA AECOMG$5,000January 18
AWWA American WaterG$5,000January 18
AWWA ArcadisG$5,000January 18
AWWA CA/NV GraduateG$5,000January 18
AWWA Dave Caldwell, Female/Minority G$5,000January 18
AWWA Larson Aquatic Research Support G$5,000 (MS) $7,000 (PhD)January 18
AWWA Thomas R. Camp G$5,000January 18
Fulbright FellowshipGTravel/TuitionOctober 8
NSF Graduate Research Fellowship ProgramG$138,000October 22
Robert P. Stearns/SCS Engineers G$5,000May 1
SHPE Graduate ScholarshipGTBDMay 1
SHPE Professional ScholarshipGTBDMay 1
Stephen K. Hall ACWA Water Law & PolicyG$10,000March 1
W. Wesley Eckenfelder Graduate ResearchG$1,500TBD
WEF Canham Graduate FellowshipG$25,000March 1
AEESP Master's Thesis AwardMS$1,000TBD
AWWA Bryant L. BenchMS$10,000January 18
AWWA Hazen & SawyerMS$5,000January 18
AWWA HDR/Henry "Bud" BenjesMS$5,000January 18
AWWA Holly A. Cornell, Female/MinorityMS$7,500January 18
AWWA StantecMS$5,000January 18
AWWA Woodard & Curran, Female/MinorityMS$5,000January 18
William Brewster Snow AwardMS$250TBD
Abel Wolman FellowshipPhD$20,000January 18
CH2M/AEESP Outstanding Doctoral DissertationPhD$1,500TBD
Paul V. Roberts/AEESP Outstanding DissertationPhD$1,500TBD
SHPE Dissertation ScholarshipPhDTBDMay 1
ACWA ScholarshipU$3,500March 1
AWWA CA/NV Linda Contreras MemorialU$1,000January 18
AWWA CA/NV UndergraduateU$2,500January 18
AWWA Mueller Continuing EducationU$5,000January 18
AWWA Neptune Technology GroupU$5,000January 18
AWWA SUEZ/Vernon D. Lucy IIIU$5,000January 18
Clair A. Hill ScholarshipU$5,000March 1
Daphne Marschalk Fredrickson, SWEUTBDFebruary 8
Darrell P. Asquith Memorial EndowedU$1,000February 8
Donald Grey WilsonU$8,000October 11
Earl and Christina MyersU$1,000February 8
Golden Door Scholarship, DACA recipientsUTBDSeptember 16
Joseph James Morelli, DyslexiaU$500 to $2,500March 14
MESA ProgramU$5,000March 8
Michael R. Niggli EndowedU$1,000February 8
Pack Foundation Project Lead the WayU$1,000February 8
SHPE Undergraduate ScholarshipUTBDMay 1
Souder Miller & Associates Native AmericanU$1,500June 15
SWANA Grant H. Flint InternationalUTBDMay 1
Ted and Nancy Way ScholarshipU$5,000March 1
Western Digital Scholarship ProgramU$5,000April 30
A Little Hope Foundation Global ScholarshipU/G$2,500June 30, October 30
AACE International Competitive ScholarshipU/G$2,500March 5
ASHRAE ScholarshipU/G$1,000February 8
AWWA CA/NV One AWWA OperatorU/G$1,000January 18
Bill H. James Foundation for Aspiring African American EngineersU/GTBDApril 30
Brown & Caldwell EckenfelderU/G$5,000April 15
Brown & Caldwell GLBTQU/G$5,000April 15
Brown & Caldwell MinorityU/G$5,000April 15
Brown & Caldwell NavajoU/G$5,000April 15
Brown & Caldwell WomenU/G$5,000April 15
Carol Forrest, PE Memorial Watershed MgmtU/GTBDFebruary 8
Charles W. Hirst MES/MSP EndowedU/G$1,000March 8
Cheng-Mo Sun MemorialU/GTBDFebruary 8
Chinese American Construction ProfessionalsU/G$1,000 to $3,000May 31
College of Engineering ScholarshipU/GTBDOctober 11
David G. FleetU/GTBDOctober 11
Engineering Faculty MemorialU/GTBDFebruary 8
Lane Family Technology OutreachU/GTBDMarch 1
Prebys Biomedical Research EndowedU/G$5,000February 8
Samsung@First ScholarsU/G$15,000March 20
SD Chapter of Women In DefenseU/G$2,000February 8
Semper Fi "Honor" ScholarshipU/G$2,500June 30, October 30
SHPE John Deere Scholarship, Hispanic/LatinxU/G$2,000May 1
Step Up ScholarshipU/G$2,500June 30, October 30
SWE Scholarships (multiple, one application)U/GTBDFebruary 15
William E. Leonhard, Jr. EndowmentU/GTBDTBD