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Water Management Association of Ohio

                                The only organization dedicated to all of Ohio's water resources.

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ATTENTION college students with an interest in water resources, apply for a WMAO Scholarship through the Columbus Foundation. Check out this informational video for guidance. Deadline to submit is April 15, 2024.

To donate to the WMAO Scholarship and/or Education Funds:

WMAO Scholarship Fund

Ohio Water Education Program (OWEP)

Citizen Lake Awareness and Monitoring (CLAM)

Annual Scholarships

The Water Management Association of Ohio (WMAO) is pleased to offer the following scholarships to Ohio students.

Award Amounts:

One Undergraduate Scholarship for $1,000

One Graduate Scholarship for $1,000

One Associates of Applied Sciences Scholarship $500

The deadline to submit an application in 2024 is April 15.

More information can be found in this document: 2024 Scholarship Details

Successful applicants must be an Ohio resident planning to attend an accredited Ohio college or university on a full-time basis, and pursuing a degree in a water-resources-related field.

Students will be evaluated on:
  • Academic achievement and potential
  • Financial need
  • Character
  • Extracurricular activities and community service
  • A commitment to their academic program
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To obtain more information and/or to submit an application, visit the online application hosted through The Columbus Foundation.

For additional information on scholarship criteria and the application, please contact Dennis Clement ( .  If you are interested in donating to the scholarship fund or putting the fund into your will, please contact Dana Oleskiewicz (