Resources for 2020-2021
Scholarship info for January thru March (posted 1/21/2021)
Louisiana Rural Water Association will award two (2) scholarships in the amount of $2,000 each to either graduating high school seniors or enrolled college students.
The W.J. Fournet Scholarship was created in honor of Mr. Willis Fournet, who was not only one of the founding members of the Louisiana Rural Water Association but also an educator, coach and an elementary school principal. He was very instrumental in guiding LRWA to its present state by utilizing his background in education to train and assist water and wastewater operators across the state.
Please click on the link below, which will bring you to our website. In the blue area you will see W.J. Fournet Scholarship, simply click on this and it will bring you to the application.
Applicants must reside on a water and/or wastewater system who is a member of LRWA, be a citizen or legal resident of the United States, and a resident of Louisiana. Previous scholarship applicants and winners may also apply.
The TYPED applications must be mailed and postmarked by March 5, 2021 to: LRWA, Attn: Scholarship Committee, PO Box 180, Kinder, LA 70648. If you need additional information, please call the Louisiana Rural Water Association office at (800)256-2591 or (337)738-2896.