Farvolden Scholarships

Scholarship recipientFarvolden Scholarships are made in memory of Robert Farvolden of the University of Waterloo and former National Ground Water Association Director of Science and Technology.

Congratulations to our 2023 recipients:

  • Camila Bautista, California State University, Los Angeles
  • Meeta Gupta, IIT Bombay-Monash Research Academy
  • Catherine Sumner, Clemson University
  • Hanna Szydlowski, University of Kansas

Scholarships are for full-time undergraduate and graduate students who submit an abstract for a poster presentation at the Science & Engineering Forum at Groundwater Week. All such students whose abstracts are accepted for presentation will be evaluated during the event by two or more judges. The four students with the highest scores will receive the Farvolden Scholarships.

Field of Study:
Students who submit abstracts should be enrolled in a program that is groundwater industry-related, such as hydrogeology, water resource management, water well construction and supply, geology, etc.

Award Amount:
Four $1000 scholarships are awarded.

Application Period:

The application period for Groundwater Week 2024 is March 1-October 15, 2024.

Farvolden Scholarships are Made Possible By:

S.S. Papadopulos & Associates