The Sweetwater Authority awarded $1,000 scholarships to two south bay residents and aspiring water industry professionals.
David Inchaurregui Jr. of Chula Vista and Kassandra Beltran of National City each received $1,000 to support their career goals of working in the water industry.
“The Board is proud to support these future water professionals in their studies,” said Board Chair Alejandra Sotelo-Solis. “Their career goals represent just two of the many exciting and meaningful careers that exist within this essential industry.”
Inchaurregui Jr. is currently attending the Center for Water Studies at Cuyamaca College in pursuit of a career as a water treatment plant operator. Beltran is seeking her Master's Degree at San Diego State University with the goal of working in water policy and administration.
For more information on the scholarship provided by the Sweetwater Authority, visit https://www.sweetwater.org/446/Work-for-Water-Scholarship.