Apply for the Women in Water Scholarship

The Women in Water Scholarship is an annual $5,000 gift awarded to a woman pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in any facet of water resources.

The recipient of this year's scholarship (2019-20 school year) is Allison Britain.

Thank you for your interest in Women in Water. Scholarship applications for the 2020-21 school year, will be accepted beginning April 1, 2020.

How we select awardees

A selection committee of women professionals will be reviewing women applicants. The committee will bring forth five top candidates for final review. The successful candidate will be awarded $2,500 per semester and funds will be made payable to the college of their choice.

Eligibility requirements

Applicants must be at junior-year bachelor degree level or higher. Need to major in STEM, Natural Resources, law, communications, government relations and other areas related to water.

Send completed application and required attachments to

Download a fillable PDF here Application

Include these attachments:
• Essay Describing Your Career Interest and Goal of Work in Water Resources, Not More Than 800 Words
• Resume
• Post-Secondary Academic Transcript to Date
• Proof of Identity (E.G. Driver's License, Student Id)

NOTE: Scholarship recipient gives Women in Water permission to publish name, school and essay on our website (