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SWANA Scholarships

Scholarship applicants must be high school seniors & be accepted for enrollment in an Alabama university OR are currently enrolled full-time college students who are pursuing a degree in environmental science, engineering or other suitable major related to solid waste management.

Applicants must be related to an Alabama SWANA member OR

must be sponsored by a member.

Incoming freshman must have a minimum ACT score of 16 and should submit a letter of acceptance from their intended institution with their application.


Currently enrolled college students can be in any year of study (freshman through post-graduate) and shall maintain a minimum GPA of 2.0 in collegiate courses to be eligible for the scholarship.

Students must be enrolled full time as defined by the college or university.


Scholarship(s) will be awarded annually to one or more recipients in amounts up to $10,000 (the total amount of available funds may be split among one or more individuals).


Recipients should contact our office directly at 334-260-7970 with questions concerning scholarship payments.


Any past scholarship applicants may reapply for the scholarship as long as they continue to meet the qualifications.

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