NOTE: Application deadline is April 15, 2017.
The WRRA Scholarship Program was established in 2006 and made its initial awards in 2007 for the 2007-08 school year. The program is intended to assist WRRA Member company employees and their children to continue education in college or vocational school programs.
Eligibility is open to “Employees, or dependent (natural or adopted) children of employees age 24 and under, of regular member companies of the WRRA.”
If selected, the student will receive $2,000 for undergraduate study. (Employees may attend half time, dependents must attend full time.)
Up to four (4) awards per year will be awarded. Awards are not renewable, but students may reapply each year they meet the eligibility requirements.
Financial need of $2,000 or greater must be demonstrated.
The WRRA Scholarship Program is administered by Scholarship Management Services®, a division of Scholarship America®.
Take a look at WRRA's Scholarship Brochure for more information, print out a flyer to post in your company's break room, or go directly to the online application website:
WRRA's 2017-18 Scholarship Brochure
WRRA's 2017-18 Scholarship Poster
2017-18 Scholarship Application
Questions regarding the scholarship program should be addressed to:
The WRRA Scholarship Program
Scholarship Management Services
One Scholarship Way, P.O. Box 297
Saint Peter, MN 56082
2017-2018 WRRA Scholarship Recipients
Allison Bonney - Peninsula Sanitation Services
Taryn Tenkley - Nooksack Valley Disposal
Samantha Brown - Waste Connections
Joe Cardenas - Republic Services