The mission of the Students and Young Professionals Committee (SYPC) is to develop and implement programs to increase the activity and membership of students and young professionals in the Association. We truly believe that this is a very important group because these individuals are the current and future leaders of our industry.
FWRC 2020 Student Design Competition
Each year the FWEA SYPC holds the Student Design Competition (SDC) at the Florida Water Resources Conference (FWRC), for more information and guidelines for participation please visit: Student Design Competition
Winners of the SDC Environmental and Wastewater categories will be awarded the Norm Casey Scholarship. The Norm Casey Scholarship Fund was established in memory of Norm Casey. This scholarship will fund their trip to compete at the 2020 WEFTEC Student Design Competition to be held in New Orleans, Louisana in Fall 2020.
Annual Student & Young Professional Poster Competition at the FWRC 2020
Each year the SYPC, in partnership with FWEA and FSAWWA, holds a poster competition which provides students and young professionals the opportunity to present water, wastewater, and environmental topics at the Florida Water Resources Conference.
Prizes are awarded to the top two posters. Please see the S&YP Poster Competition Guidelines for details and competition rules.
The Poster Competition will be held at the Florida Water Resources Conference on Monday, April 27, 2020. Posters will be presented outside the Exhibitor’s Hall for maximum exposure and traffic.
All seasoned and young professionals are encouraged to attend S&YP events at FWRC 2020, including:
Are you a student or young professional interested in becoming involved, but don't know how to get started? Please contact:
Student & Young Professionals Committee Chair
Hazen and Sawyer
Student & Young Professionals Committee Vice Chair
Gresham, Smith and Partners
Student & Young Professionals Director-at-Large
|2019 S&YP Sponsors|
Interested in sponsoring this year? Please see Sponsorship Form and Flyer and submit to the S&YP Vice Chair. Sponsorship payments can be made here.