SWANA $5k scholarships

March 22, 2021

SWANA (national) has several $5k scholarships available for undergraduate and graduate level students interested in pursuing a career in the solid waste industry. Additional documentation included in this post provides all the information students need to apply. Please note the eligibility requirements listed in the attached packets. One requirement is that students should be a SWANA student member. Students can sign up for a FREE student membership here:

Students interested in applying should send their completed application to Aubree Decoteau ( by May 1st. The Palmetto Chapter board will review all applications and forward their nomination for each scholarship to the national SWANA committee. Scholarship winners will be announced in August.

2021 STEARNS application

2021 CATEGORY II Application – undergrad