Eligibility Criteria :
Applicant must be a national AWRA member, either a full-time undergraduate working towards first degree or graduate student. Must be enrolled in a program relating to water resources for the academic year. Awards are based on academic performance, including cumulative GPA, relevance of curriculum to water resources, and leadership in extracurricular activities related to water resources. Quality and relevance of research is also considered from graduate students. Transcripts, 3 letters of reference (preferably from professors or advisors), and 2-page summary of academic interests/achievements, extracurricular interests, and career goals required.