The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded a 3-year $3 million grant to the Hydro Research Foundation (HRF) for establishing and awarding 25 hydro fellowships to graduate-level students, the National Hydropower Association announced.
The grant is part of the Advanced Waterpower series of grants within the Department of Energy. The Hydro Fellowship Program will stimulate new student research and academic interest in research and careers in conventional or pumped-storage hydropower.
This program is a huge step forward for cultivating the next generation of hydropower professionals, the NHA said.
Applications and program details can be found at www.hydrofoundation.org
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