Ken Thiess Memorial Scholars

Ken Thiess Memorial Scholars

The Ken Thiess Memorial Scholarship was awarded for the first time in 2011. Ten deserving people from diverse backgrounds have been awarded this scholarship over the past 6 years, building their capacity in integrated water management and becoming water champions in their home countries.

Applications for the Ken Thiess Memorial Scholarship are currently closed. Please sign up to our newsletter to learn when the next round opens.

With thanks

This scholarship is generously funded by the Thiess Family Trust, in the name of Ken Thiess, a young engineer who died during construction of the Snowy Mountains Scheme in Australia.