John R. Porter Scholarship in Water Sustainability
This fund is used to support one or more annual scholarships to deserving students in the College of Engineering. Preference is given to an undergraduate research assistant(s) interested in water sustainability who will work with faculty associated with the University of Iowa’s Water Sustainability Initiative. The scholarship will provide support for the undergraduate assistant’s research expenses which may include, but not limited to, salary, travel, books and ability to attend conferences beneficial to his or her research. The award is renewable as long as the recipient continues to qualify under the specified criteria. For a student to be eligible for this scholarship, the student must submit a statement of interest. Selection shall be in accord with standard requirements set forth by the appropriate College of Engineering Scholarship Selection Committee and will include the Chair of the Water Sustainability Committee with the counsel for the Water Sustainability Committee.