Two $1,000 Scholarships Are Being Offered:

Applicants are encouraged to apply to either the PWQA Member Company Scholarship or the Major of Study Related to Potable Water Quality Scholarship. Qualifications for each scholarship is listed below.

1. “PWQA Member Company Scholarship” will be awarded to an individual who is employed by a PWQA Member Company or is related to an individual that is employed by a PWQA Member Company. Said Member Company must be a PWQA Member in good standing, which is defined as a member company current on membership dues.

2. “Major of Study Related to Potable Water Quality Scholarship” will be awarded to an individual that is pursuing a major that supports potable water quality.


  • Provide proof of current admission or entry acceptance to a trade school, 2 or 4 year institution within 6 months of the scholarship being awarded
  • Submit an essay (500 word maximum) on how you intend to utilize your education in your chosen area of study. In addition, please explain how this money will help you achieve your academic goal.
  • Submit Transcripts from High School and all attended Colleges
  • Completed and signed application (click here to download)
  • Letter(s) of recommendation from a teacher or employer, etc. strongly encouraged


All applications and required materials must be received at the PWQA office no later than April 30, 2021.  Please print out and sign the completed application. The application and requested supporting documents can be emailed to or mail to:

Attn: Scholarship Committee
2700 East Foothill Blvd. #209
Pasadena, CA 91107


Please direct all questions to our office at (626) 283-4464 or