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									                                                                     2012 Carol Bond Scholarship
                                                                    University Student Application
                                                                                                       NC AWWA-WEA
                                                           A                                         3725 National Drive
                                                                                                               Suite 217
                                                                                                     Raleigh, NC 27612
                                                                                                       T (919) 784-9030
                                                                                                       F (919) 784-9032
                                                                                                    www.ncsafewater.org




Purpose                                                        Time Schedule
The Carol Bond Memorial Scholarship was created                The application package, including all required items,
by the North Carolina American Water Works                     must be received no later than April 1, 2012 at the
Association-Water Environment Association (NC                  NC AWWA-WEA office. The scholarship recipients
AWWA-WEA) in cooperation with employees of the                 will be notified by June 15, 2012, and the grants will
City of Raleigh, NC.          This scholarship is to           be available by July 15, 2012.
commemorate the late Carol Bond and her life-long
devotion to environmental education. Carol was one             Support Provided
of the first certified Environmental Educators in the          The scholarships, awarded annually, will provide two
State of North Carolina. Carol also served on many             $1,000 grants to outstanding four-year university
NC AWWA-WEA committees including the Public                    student applicants. The scholarship recipients will be
Education Committee. To encourage interest in                  recognized at the 2012 NC AWWA-WEA Annual
environmental education, the Public Education                  Conference held in Winston-Salem in November
Committee will award scholarships annually to four-            2012.
year university students, community college students,
and environmental educators.                                   Selection Criteria
                                                               Members of the NC AWWA-WEA Board of Trustees
Eligibility                                                    and Public Education Committee will evaluate the
This application is for a four-year university student         applicants and select the scholarship recipients
enrolled in their junior or senior year by the Fall 2012       based on:
semester, graduating no earlier than December
2012. The applicant must be enrolled at a North                 The quality of the applicant’s academic record.
Carolina college and be pursuing a bachelor’s degree            Potential to provide leadership in the
in either Environmental Sciences or Environmental                environmental sciences and environmental
Engineering. Applicant shall have a minimum overall              engineering fields.
2.75 GPA and shall be a U.S. citizen. Proof of U.S.
citizenship may be requested.                                  NC AWWA-WEA reserves the right not to award the
                                                               scholarship for any year in which outstanding
Entry Requirements                                             candidates are not identified.
Applicants must submit the following items in one
package to NC AWWA-WEA:
 Official application form.
 Official sealed transcripts (1 copy) of all
    university education.
 Two letters of recommendation from professors,
    employers, or academic advisor. Each letter
    shall be limited to one page and shall be
    submitted in a sealed envelope with referee’s
    signature on the flap.
 Typed or legibly written essay (500-750 words)
   that discusses why you should be a scholarship
  recipient.
                                                                   2012 Carol Bond Scholarship
                                                                  University Student Application
                                                                                                    NC AWWA-WEA
                                                                                                  3725 National Drive
                                                                                                            Suite 217
                                                                                                  Raleigh, NC 27612
                                                                                                    T (919) 784-9030
                                                                                                    F (919) 784-9032
                                                                                                 www.ncsafewater.org




APPLICATION INFORMATION
                                                                          (       )     –
Name                                                                      Phone

University                                                                Department/Major

Mailing Address

City, State & Zip Code                                                    Email address

Expected degree completion date

ACADEMIC ADVISOR

Advisor’s Name                                                            Title
                                                                          (       )     –
Department                                                                Phone

Mailing Address

City, State & Zip Code                                                    Email address


INCLUDE THE FOLLOWING ITEMS IN THE APPLICATION PACKAGE:
    Application form
    Official transcripts (1 copy) of all university education
    Two letters of recommendation from professors, employers, or academic advisor
     submitted in a sealed envelope with referee’s signature on the flap
    Brief (500-750 words) essay that discusses why you should be a scholarship recipient

ALL APPLICATION MATERIALS MUST BE SUBMITTED AS A SINGLE PACKAGE AND RECEIVED BY
THE DEADLINE FOR CONSIDERATION.

CERTIFICATION
I certify the following:
I am a citizen of the United States:                                                  Yes                    No
I am pursuing a Bachelors Degree in Environ. Sciences/Engineering:                    Yes                    No


Signature:                                                                             Date:
Submit a completed application, including all required attachments, to be received by April 1, 2012, to:

                                                  NC AWWA-WEA
                            Attn: Public Education Committee – Carol Bond Scholarship
                                           3725 National Drive, Suite 217
                                                 Raleigh, NC 27612

								
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