Posted on February 02, 2024

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A key focus for Metro Waste Authority is environmental stewardship, and we are proud to support individuals who share that passion and exemplify a commitment to conservation and sustainability.

 This is why we have established the Environmental Stewardship Scholarship program.

If you are passionate about the environment and are interested in pursuing a career in the field of environmental studies, this scholarship may be the perfect opportunity for you! The Environmental Stewardship Scholarship program provides financial support to students who are dedicated to making a positive impact on the planet and who are committed to environmental protection and sustainability.

Applicant Requirements

  • Enrollment as a full-time student at an accredited community college, college, or university.
  • Pursuing a career in an environmental field.
  • Living (permanent address) in one of Metro Waste Authority’s planning areas:
    • Ankeny, Bondurant, Carlisle, Clive, Dawson, Des Moines, Elkhart, Grimes, Hartford, Jefferson, Johnston, Linden, Minburn, Mingo, Mitchellville, Norwalk, Perry, Pleasant Hill, Polk City, Polk County, Prairie City, Redfield, Runnells, Sheldahl, Urbandale, Waukee, West Des Moines, Windsor Heights

To learn more about this scholarship program, visit the Environmental Stewardship Scholarship webpage

To apply, fill out this short form.