Students & Young Professionals

Students & Young Professionals

You are the future of the water industry! AWWA student and young professional members engage in programs, utilize resources, and connect with other water professionals through Association opportunities, as well as through their local Section, which helps them cultivate a successful career in water.

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YP Leadership Training
YP Leadership Training August 9, 2018
December 1 - April 1, 2018
ACE18 Annual Conference & Exposition
ACE18 is set to inspire and connect the water sector with innovative solutions and new insights to help solve our global water challenges. 
Member Spotlight - Travis
Meet Travis Ota, a young professional passionate about water. He recently produced a conservation video while working at the Honolulu Board of Water Supply. He wants people to know "There's more to water conservation than people can imagine."    Job and Employer:  Project coordinator at the Honolulu Board of Water Supply Educational background:  Degree in environmental studies from the University of Hawaii at Manoa Age: 27  Tell us about your conservation video and why you decided to do it. When I was working under the Conservation Branch at the Board of Water, I realized we weren't doing any conservation programs that target people my age. A lot of information is spread through social media nowadays whether it be YouTube, Facebook, Instagram, or even looking at news apps on your phone. I figured it was time that we as an agency become more involved in that direction. I had an idea to write, host, direct, and edit the entire video and throw it online for anyone who was interested to see it.  There was a specific message and feel to the video I wanted to make: There's more to ...