Category: Scholarships

Scholarship: No-Spills Scholarship

* Please see attachment for a scholarship offer for students in biology, geology, environmental science, environmental engineering, and other environmental based fields at your respective academic institutions. *

This email is from No-Spills, the Northern Michigan Waterways Hazardous Materials Spill Planning Committee. Each year, the committee hosts a statewide conference held in the Northern Michigan area. The 2019 conference will be held January 30-February 1, 2019 at the Park Place Hotel in Traverse City.

This event is recognized as one of the premier environmental conferences conducted in the Midwest. Our conference provides education and case studies in environmental spill technologies, mitigation, planning and preparedness, environmental response and recovery issues.  Our conference provides networking opportunities with federal and state governmental agencies, private companies, tribal governments, and non-profit organizations involved in spill response and environmental stewardship.

This year we are offering a $500 scholarship opportunity for students interested in attending the conference. The scholarship winner will be offered free admission and lodging to attend the conference in addition to the scholarship award. The scholarship will be awarded on Wednesday, January 30, 2019, the first day of the conference.

If this email and attached information could be posted at your respective institution and shared with fellow staff and students who may be interested, that would be greatly appreciated. Applications can also be found at Deadline for scholarship submittal is January 4, 2019.

Thank you for your time and please feel free to reply with any questions or concerns. For further information regarding the No-Spills Committee and conference, please visit our website:


Janice A. Adams

No-Spills Scholarship Committee


2100 West M-32

Gaylord, MI 49735


Scholarship: MWEA (Michigan Water Environment Association)

Did you know there are now SIX college scholarships available through MWEA?

Deadline for all scholarships is February 1st

The following scholarships are for college students in the environmental field of study:

  • Jack H. Wagner – $2000 to a current college student pursuing a course of study leading to a career in Operations for Wastewater Treatment
  • John P. Hennessey – $2000 to a current college Undergrad or Graduate student pursuing a course of study leading to a career in Wastewater Treatment or in some other aspect of the water environment field
  • Antenore C. “Butch” Davanzo – $1000 to a High School Senior interested in pursuing a course of study leading to a career in Wastewater Treatment or in some other aspect of the water environment field at a Michigan based College or University. Applicants must have been active with Boy Scouts or Girl Scouts of America within the past 5 years
  • NEWDale and Lynn Bentley Memorial Scholarship – $2,500 to a current college student pursuing a course of study in an environmental field.
The following scholarship is awarded to current wastewater operators looking to advance their career:
  • WRRT – Future Leader – $1000 to up to four individuals planning to pursue either a Class B or Class A Michigan Wastewater Operators license

Scholarship: OHM Diversity Scholarship

OHM Diversity Scholarship

OHM Advisors is committed to the academic success of women and minority students. That is why we offer a Scholarship that awards $1,000 to qualified women and minorities that are currently
enrolled or planning to enroll in a STEM program or other field of practice of OHM Advisors.  We want to encourage eligible students to apply prior to each academic year. The Scholarship
may be awarded to students for multiple years, and will require students to re-apply each year.

Deadline: February 15, 2019

Scholarship information can be found here.

Scholarship: ACEC/Michigan

ACEC/M Scholarships

Application Deadline is January 4, 2019

ACEC/Michigan is planning to award over $12,000 to engineering and surveying students enrolled in an ABET accredited College or University. Applications are now available on the ACEC/M website, and are due to ACEC by January 4, 2019. Applicants will be judged on a written essay, their work experience, employer/faculty recommendations, community involvement and their GPA.

Applicants must have worked for a private engineering, architectural or surveying firm in the past 24 months.



Scholarship: Michigan Tech Student Foundation

Michigan Tech Student Foundation – Student Leadership Scholarship – Fall 2018
This student leadership award is a $1000 scholarship awarded to four students each fall semester. The award allows students to be rewarded for their continuous efforts to become greater leaders.
A minimum 3.0 GPA is required. Past winners, current and former members of MTSF, graduate students and Fall 2018 graduates are ineligible for this award.
Applications are due Friday October 26, 2018 at 5 PM. If you have any questions please contact Jaime Modolo at

Scholarship: Wisconsin Asphalt Pavement Association

The Wisconsin Asphalt Pavement Association is pleased to announce that it will award at least two student scholarships again in 2018. We are currently accepting applications. Deadline to apply is Thursday, November 1st.

One Engineering Scholarship will be awarded in the amount of $2,000.
– The award is open to undergraduate students studying civil engineering or construction engineering enrolled at an accredited Wisconsin university or Michigan Technological University as of fall 2018.
– Preference will be given to those applicants who intend to pursue a career in the transportation construction industry (with an interest in asphalt pavements).
– Special consideration will be given to Wisconsin residents with sophomore or junior status as of the 2018-19 academic year.
The criteria for application is similar to previous years and we offer an easy-to-use online application form. Please share with anyone interested in applying. For more information please visit:
Thank you for your consideration and, as always, please don’t hesitate to contact me if you have any questions or if there’s any way we may be of service.

Scholarship: Wisconsin Transportation Builders Association (WTBA)

Scholarship Applications Are Due Nov. 2, 2018
The Wisconsin Transportation Builders Assn. is pleased to once again offer scholarships for university and technical college students preparing for careers in the transportation construction industry.  Engineering students at 4-year universities are eligible for $2,000 scholarships, while engineering tech students at 2-year technical colleges may receive $1,000.
This year’s application deadline is Friday, Nov. 2, 2018.   Please talk with Dr. Amlan Mukherjee (, 201J Dillman) if you are interested in applying for the scholarship.
Applications are only being accepted online this year.  Access online application page.
Questions?  Call (608) 256-6891 or e-mail

Scholarship: Michigan Stormwater-Floodplain Association (MSFA)

The Michigan Stormwater-Floodplain Association (MSFA) is proud to announce our 2019 scholarship opportunity.  This year the MSFA board approved a scholarship award of $2500.00.  Please find attached the scholarship application.  Please see that students interested in stormwater and floodplain management are made aware of the opportunity.  This year the scholarship applications are due on Monday, November 5, 2018 and applicants can expect to be notified of our decision near the end of January 2019.

 MSFA Scholarship Application 2018-2019

This year’s application is also available soon on the MSFA website at:

 Jerry Hancock, CFM
Stormwater and Floodplain Programs Coordinator
Systems Planning Unit
City of Ann Arbor Public Services
301 E. Huron St.
Ann Arbor, MI 48107
Phone – 734-794-6430 ex. 43709

Scholarship: AGC Educational Endowment Fund Scholarship Program

AGC Educational Endowment Fund Scholarship Program


The AGC of Michigan Educational Endowment Scholarship program has been providing undergraduate scholarships for students pursuing construction management or civil engineering degree at accredited Michigan universities since 1984.

  • Need money for school?
  • Sophomore or Junior in college?
  • Attend a Michigan university?
  • Major in Construction Management of Civil Engineering?

You can earn as much as $3,500 toward tuition and books, for a small investment of your time. The application is now open for the 2019-2020 school year.

The employer evaluation sheet can be found here.  For more information please visit or contact Viki Gotts.

As long as you are applying…

The AGC Education and Research Foundation is also accepting applications. Click here to learn more.

Viki Gotts
Director, Education