Please note only members of IPWEAQ
are eligible to apply.
Applications close 24 May 2018
The International Study Tour will be hosted by the IPWEA Director International, Chris Champion. As the Secretary General of the International Federation of Municipal Engineers (IFME), Chris will host one of the more insightful and network-connected tours in recent times. 2018 tour delegates will attend the American PWX Congress & Exhibition in Kansas City.
The cost of the tour for 2018 is $10,000 plus GST per person for shared accommodation. A single supplement is an additional $1,500. If you would like to apply for an IPWEAQ scholarship (up to $10,000) to attend the 2018 International Study Tour, please complete the online application form.
Upon your return and before 12 December 2018, scholarship recipients must submit a report documenting the tour and visits, their learnings plus recommendations and their applicability to home conditions. The report, between 3,000 and 5,000 words, should include a one-page synopsis and photographs and/or diagrams.
Note: the recipient may choose to additionally present at an IPWEA or other conference however the findings must still be presented at an IPWEAQ annual conference as there must be a benefit for the members of Queensland whose mutual funds support the tour.