Greg Main Memorial Scholarship Fund Award Competition for College Undergraduate and Graduate Students

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Application Deadline:  The 2019 College Scholarship Application Process has passed and we are happy to announce the winners! In 2018 INAFSM awarded two $1,500 scholarships (Jenna Klinedinst and Veronika Snyder Meyer) and in 2019 an additional two $1,500 scholarships were awarded for the fall semester (Jonathan Anderson and Jacquelyn Miller).

Eligible applicants include:

  • current undergraduates in a four-year Indiana college program that will be juniors or seniors for the fall semester
  • applicants to a graduate program starting the fall semester, or
  • current graduate students continuing in the fall semester.

Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited university or college in the State of Indiana and be a citizen of the United States. Eligible fields of discipline include:

  • civil or environmental engineering,
  • planning,
  • emergency management,
  • environmental sciences, or
  • other disciplines with a demonstrable link to floodplain and stormwater management.

Applicants must complete a Scholarship Application Form. Selection preference will be given to those applicants who demonstrate a history of civic or volunteer service, as well as a financial need (i.e. full-time students responsible for their own tuition), in addition to meeting the basic qualifications. In order to be considered, the Scholarship Review Committee must receive the Scholarship Application Form, essay, and a separate reference letter by April 24, 2019.

Scholarship funds will be paid directly to the recipient’s college or university.

 Greg Main Memorial Scholarship Application

Applications, essays, and reference letters should be sent to [email protected]. For further questions, please contact Jess LaNore at 317.634.8733


2019 Scholarship Winners

Jacquelyn Miller Civil Engineering - Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology

"I am honored to receive the Greg Main scholarship. Water is such an essential part of a healthy community which I have seen and worked with through Engineers Without Borders in both Ecuador and Ghana. Greg Main’s dedication to service at INAFSM is inspirational and I hope to continue work that he would believe in. This scholarship will help me continue my education and dedication to Indiana’s water network"

 

Jonathan Anderson - Civil Engineering - Trine University

""Its organizations like INAFSM that are continually making young students dreams possible to continue their education and works towards their goals. It’s a blessing that I am able to be one of those students and continue the legacy of Greg Main."

 

 


2018 Scholarship Winners

Jenna KlinedinstEnvironmental & Ecological Engineering Major - Purdue University

Jenna Klinedinst

"I am so very thankful for the support shown by INAFSM in my dreams of continuing my education so that I can have a positive impact on the sustainability of global companies and communities. I hope to continue Greg Main's legacy by helping the watersheds and communities here in Indiana that have been a large part of my childhood, education, and my interest in supporting watersheds around the world."

 

Veronika Snyder Meyer - Engineering Major - Purdue University Fort Wayne

Veronike Snyder Meyer

"As an intern working under designers and engineers in Fort Wayne City Utilities Engineering Department I have learned a lot about managing storm water runoff and how important that is for the community. I want to grow in my experience and in my knowledge of this area in order to help developing communities in water resources. I am grateful for this scholarship which is an enormous help in my educational career."