SWANA NJ is pleased to announce that the application period for the Grant H. Flint Scholarship Awards Program and the Robert P. Stearns/SCS Engineers Scholarship is now open. This is an excellent opportunity to get some financial assistance for your family’s college education! The top candidate in each category will also be forwarded onto SWANA National for potentially more scholarship funds.
The three awards categories are as follows:
Category I: Graduating high school senior entering junior college or four-year college/university – any field of study. Must have a SWANA member as a sponsor.
Category II: University junior or senior studying something that has potential for a career in solid waste management. Please note that this is not strictly a science and engineering requirement. Must be a SWANA student member or be the natural, adopted, or stepchild, or grandchild of a SWANA member in good standing who will act as your Sponsor.
The Robert P. Stearns/SCS Engineers Scholarship Award: Graduate student studying environmental science, engineering or other field related to solid waste or resource management. Must be a SWANA student member or be the natural, adopted, or stepchild, or grandchild of a SWANA member in good standing who will act as your Sponsor.
Applications are due May 2, 2022.
Please email all applications and send your questions to:
Scholarship Committee Chair
For additional information, please visit the SWANA Scholarship Website.
Did you know? Full-time students can become SWANA members for free! Students who join SWANA can network with professionals in the solid waste industry and have access to resources to help start their career. Click here to learn more.