Larson Aquatic Research Support (LARS)

Applicants must pursue an advanced (master's or doctoral) degree at an institution of higher education located in Canada, Guam, Puerto Rico, Mexico or the U.S. Applications, resumes, transcripts, GRE scores, three recommendation letters and a course of study are required. Master's students also must submit a statement of educational plans and career objectives or a research plan. Ph.D. students must submit research plans. The master's grant is $5,000, and the doctoral grant is $7,000. The award is based on academics and leadership.


Deadline: January 10

Award type: Scholarship

Max. award:
Awarded anualy:
Unlimited awards:
Repay required:


Enrollment level: Doctoral-level Study, Master's-level Study, Other Postgraduate-level Study

Major: Environmental Studies, Environmental Health, Environmental Science/studies, Environmental Science/policy, Environmental Health And Safety, Water Quality And Wastewater Treatment Tech./technician, Water Quality/coldwater Fisheries Or Conservation

Contact Information

American Water Works Association
6666 W. Quincy Avenue Denver, CO 80235-3098 United States
Phone: (800) 926-7337
Fax: 303-347-0804