Leo Bourassa Scholarship

The mission of the Virginia Lakes and Watersheds Association is to promote and educate the public on good lake and watershed management, encourage sustainable stormwater management practices and protect the welfare of lakes and other water resources within the Commonwealth. To help further our mission, we would like to award scholarships to support and acknowledge deserving students who are studying in fields related to water resources. The applicant must:-Be a student in good standing at any Virginia accredited college or university and a resident of Virginia at the time of application and at the time of award-Have successfully completed, or will complete by the award date, at least two semesters of undergraduate study-Be a full-time undergraduate, full-time graduate student, or a part-time graduate student enrolled in a curriculum related to water resources including but not limited to: biology, conservation, ecology, engineering, environmental science, geology, hydrology, limnology, stormwater management, water quality, or wildlife studies. Other areas related to water resources may also qualify.The scholarship recipient will be selected on the basis of academic performance, contribution to the field of water resources, and related extracurricular activities. Past scholarship recipients are allowed to reapply.For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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