The Georgia Section of the American Water Works Association (GAWWA) awards two $1,500 non-renewable scholarships annually. Scholarships are awarded to individual members of GAWWA or their children.
These scholarships are designated as follows:
- One scholarship will be awarded to a high school graduate for studies at a four-year college or university or at a vocational, technical or trade school.
- One scholarship will be awarded to a college student currently enrolled in a four-year college or university or at a vocational, technical or trade school.
Application for a GAWWA scholarship must be made on the GAWWA Scholarship Application Form.
For more information, please contact the Scholarship Committee Chair.
High School Scholarship Recipient: Leigh Wyzalek
Leigh Wyzalek is the daughter of Mark and Connie Wyzalek of Macon. A graduate of Mount De Sales Academy, Leigh will be attending Georgia College & State University in the fall and will major in Physical Therapy. She enjoys volunteering in her community and dancing, and will be a member of the GCSU dance team, the Sassy Cats.
Collegiate Scholarship Recipient: Logan Parham
This fall will mark the start of Logan’s senior year as a Mechanical Engineering student at the University of Tennessee. He is currently working at a summer internship expanding his technical skills by using programming and automating work flow, as well as learning CAD and additional engineering related skills. After graduation, he looks forward to taking the next step by starting his engineering career.