University of Illinois Chicago Springfield Urbana-Champaign
University of Illinois University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign University of Illinois at Chicago University of Illinois at Springfield
The 2016-2017 Langelier scholarship is now closed.
The 2016-2017 application and updated criteria will be available on November 10, 2015.

University of Illinois
University-wide Student Programs
807 S. Wright Street, Suite 370 (MC 307)
Champaign, IL 61820
(217) 333-2030

Statement of Conditions of the Award

Wilfred F. & Ruth Davison Langelier Scholarships in Sanitary/Environmental Engineering will be made available to undergraduate students majoring in Civil Engineering and/or whose main field of study is Sanitary/Environmental Engineering, principally concerned with the area of water and waste water treatment and environmental water quality management and control.

Selection Guidelines

  1. Undergraduates at the junior or senior level with a GPA of at least 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) are eligible to apply.  Students must attend at least one semester in the 2016-2017 academic year in order to be eligible.  Winners may reapply and compete for the Langelier award each year.
  2. Six hours (completed or in progress) in environmental engineering or environmental science courses are required. CME 216 (UIC) or CEE 330 (UIUC) must be completed or in progress.
  3. Up to five total $4,000  awards shall be made to students of either the UIC and UIUC campuses.
  4. Part-time students (undergraduates carrying fewer than 12 semester hours) are NOT eligible to receive the award. 
  5. Scholarships shall be awarded to U of I students who have attained outstanding academic achievements, regardless of the students' need for financial assistance. 
  6. Selection will be based on GPA (50%); amount and breadth of coursework (25%), and the final 25% is based on research and work experiences as well as independent study and strength of essay.  

Winners will be announced in late April, 2016

Application Details