Engineers' Society of Western Pennsylvania

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337 Fourth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222

Phone: (412) 261-0710 Email: eswp@eswp.com Get Directions

Student Scholarships

Joseph A. Levendusky Memorial Scholarship

Sponsored by EPICOR, INCORPORATED and the INTERNATIONAL WATER CONFERENCE®

This Scholarship, with funding up to $7,000 per year, will be awarded to an undergraduate student in mechanical or chemical engineering who meets the following criteria and requirements:

  • Demonstrated interest and commitment to seek a career in the field of water technology. (Environmental wastewater, water pollution control and water resource management not included.)
  • Acceptance for enrollment in, or be enrolled in good standing as a student in an accredited institution in the United States.
  • Student should be of sophomore or higher class status.
  • Student should not be planning on studying outside of country or planning to use monies to do so.

 

Travel Scholarship

Students who want to apply for the IWC Student Travel Scholarship will submit a 1-page essay submitted via a word document that summarizes their interest in the IWC and a description of why they should be selected. The IWC University Outreach Committee will review and score all of the essays based on a preset criteria. The top scores will receive a complimentary conference registration and a $500 Student Travel Scholarship (to be awarded at conference registration desk).

The following requirements must be met:

  • Demonstrated interest and commitment to seek a career in the field of water technology.
  • Acceptance for enrollment in, or be enrolled in good standing as a student in a College or University.
  • Student must be 18 years of age or older .
  • Deadline to submit is October 4, 2019

 

 

2018 Winners

Joshua Benjamin
University: University of South Florida
Class: 2021
Major: Environmental Engineering

Nader Rezaei
University: University of South Florida
Class: 2019
Major: Chemical Engineering

Stephen LaBonia
University: University of Florida
Class: 2019
Major: Chemical Engineering

These students demonstrated an interest and commitment to seek a career in the field of water technology. They were presented their scholarship at the Opening Session during the 79th Annual IWC on Monday, November 5, 2018 at Talking Stick Resort in Scottsdale, AZ, USA.

This could not be possible without the support of McKim & Creed and Dewberry Engineers who sponsored the students and was a mentor to them before, during, and after the conference. We could not provide this experience without their support!

After the presentation of scholarship, the IWC welcomed Keynote Speaker, Joel Beauvais, (Partner, Latham & Watkins) with Master of Ceremonies, Patricia Scroggin, P.E. from Burns & McDonnell. More information on the 2018 IWC program can be found here.

 

 

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