One ACWWA Operator Fund Application


  • Applicant must be a current water operator or seeking to enter the water operator profession.

  • Applicant must pursue professional development or technical enhancement related to the water operator profession or an Operator’s License or Certification.

  • The Section will disburse funds directly to the applicant.

  • Items related to books, manuals, conferences, professional development courses, and other eligible expenses will be reimbursed to the recipient upon presentation of original receipts.

  • Applicant must reside or work within the geographical boundaries covered by the sponsoring Section.

  • Acceptance of the fund constitutes permission to use the recipient’s name and fund story for promotion.

More information for this fund can be found HERE (PDF Format).

This application must be accompanied by the following:

  • The purpose of the application with a detailed allocation of the funds.

  • A short biography and recent photo

  • A 500-word statement or essay of the applicant's interest, knowledge and future goals in the water/wastewater industry, together with applicable work experience or extracurricular activities


  1. Complete the contact information below.
  2. Upload all files (listed above), as individual files or as 1 complete document.
  3. Verify the checklist.
  4. Click on the Review button at the bottom of the form.
  5. Review the data and click on Submit button.