Our mission
OUR MISSION: SWANA is an organization of professionals committed to advancing from solid waste management to resource management through a shared emphasis on education, advocacy, and research.

Category I – Grant H. Flint International Scholarship

The Category I Grant H. Flint International Scholarship ($5,000) is awarded by SWANA to applicants who will be graduating from high school and attending their first year of college. SWANA requires SAT/ACT/Achievement Test Scores and a letter of acceptance to an accredited institution for this application, which will be evaluated by Sierra Chapter and provided to SWANA during the nomination process. SAT/ACT/ Achievement Test Scores and a letter of acceptance to an accredited institution must be submitted per requirements set forth by SWANA International in the application forms attached. 

Sierra Chapter is looking for a very deserving and hard-working student who wants to make a difference! 

Scholarship applications are due to the Sierra Chapter Scholarship Committee Chair by May 2 each year. Sierra Chapter reviews all applications and may nominate one applicant for a SWANA International Scholarship. Applications are typically due to SWANA by June 3 of each year. The application for this scholarship must be submitted on SWANA’s application form. SWANA’s awards are announced between August 1 and 15 each year. Check SWANA's webpage for more information.

About swanacal.com

 We are the Central California Chapter of the Solid Waste Association of North America. Our members serve communities stretching from the Pacific Ocean to the Sierra Nevada Mountains by providing everyday solutions to solid waste issues through effective resource management.

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