The Sacramento Chapter of the American Public Works Association (APWA) has scholarships available for students interested in or currently enrolled students pursuing a career in a Public Works related field. Awards of up to $1500 will be presented based on qualified applications received.
The applications are screened based upon academic scholarship, student activities, evidence of work accomplishments, honors, etc. The top-rated applicants are invited to a personal or telephone interview with the Chapter Scholarship Committee, if necessary. The final selection of scholarship recipients is made by the Committee after the interviews have been completed.
The submittal package consisting of a Scholarship Application, a Personal Statement (500 words maximum), and current transcripts (or other acceptable record of college grades) should be completed and must be submitted electronically via email. The submittal package shall have a date stamp no later than April 13, 2018 and should be sent to the following email address:
Transcripts should be submitted as a pdf email attachment.
The names of the applicants selected by the Committee are presented to the Chapter executive committee for ratification and the successful applicants will invited to the APWA dinner on Friday, May 16, 2018 to receive the scholarship award and check. Scholarship recipients will be welcomed at the meeting as guests of the Chapter.