The Winsted Water Works Education and Outreach Team is partnering with the James McCarthy Scholarship Fund to provide an internship/scholarship program. Two qualified individuals interested in discovering the crucial role a water operator plays in the treatment of drinking water and wastewater are being sought. The program will cover all things water, starting at the reservoir with filtration and disinfection, exploring distribution and collection and finishing at the wastewater treatment plant. Their vision is to introduce someone to the water industry and provide them with the training and certification necessary to be prepared to compete for a career in this essential and highly rewarding field.
Please note the following qualifications for the James McCarthy Scholarship Fund:
Details can be found in the application packet found here.
Tyler Nelson- 2020 Recipient- Winsted Water Department
Michael Hall- 2021 Recipient- Plainville Water Department