$15,000 Awarded: 2014 marks 10th year of DiPietro Scholarship awards


$1,500 Joseph A. DiPietro Scholarship Application now available at www.pwd.org

The deadline to apply for the Joseph A. DiPietro Scholarship is May 15. The scholarship serves students in the Portland Water District’s member communities who will attend college and strive towards the same mission as PWD – protect public health and the environment.

“Our Board is proud to recognize outstanding students while honoring a longtime trustee who was dedicated to his community,” stated Board of Trustees President Guy Cote. “In 2014 we celebrate the 10th year awarding DiPietro Scholarships. We continue to be impressed by the number of qualified applications received.”

The Joseph A. DiPietro Scholarship was established in 2003 in memory of respected businessman and longtime Portland Water District Trustee, Joe DiPietro. The first scholarship was presented in 2005.

To apply or for more information on eligibility and criteria, visit www.pwd.org.