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The Laboratory Person of the Year award recognizes involvement in projects that advance the science of laboratory technology and an individual’s contributions to CWEA.


Nominee must be a CWEA member. Nominee must be, or have been employed in laboratory where the principal activity is wastewater analysis.
You will be asked to include your grade level CWEA Laboratory Analyst Certification. You will also be asked to provide/describe any improvements the nominee has made to their work group; professional accomplishments; relevant education background and/or training; and past work experience. Application data must be from your agency’s prior fiscal year.

Highly desirable: please provide a record of service to CWEA and/or one of its Local Sections 

Note: Laboratory Supervisors are not eligible for this award.


For most CWEA awards, you must apply at your Local Section level first. Direct your questions to the Local Section Awards Chair. If you need additional assistance, check the award’s info page to see the Committee Awards Contact.