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 II – Grant H. Flint International Scholarship

The Category II Grant H. Flint International Scholarship (worth up to $5,000) is awarded to applicants who will be entering their junior or senior year of undergraduate studies pursuing a degree in environmental science, environmental studies, engineering or a major applicable to the field of solid waste or resource management. Students must be enrolled full-time in a college or university for the period of time the scholarship will be used and a Student Member of SWANA or the son, daughter, grandson, or granddaughter of a SWANA member in good standing as of May 1. 

This scholarship opportunity is available with Sierra Chapter membership. Do you know a very deserving and hard-working student who wants to make a difference and needs some help with college tuition!? 

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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