2011 WWID Scholarship Winners

The ISA Water/Wastewater Division is pleased to announce the winners of the 2011 WWID Student Scholarships. They are as follows:

  Torry Brashear
University of Nevada
Reno, Nevada, USATorry is a second year student at the University of Nevada in Reno, Nevada, USA.  He sent us the following note:“I would really like to thank the ISA WWID for selecting me for this very generous scholarship. This will definitely help in paying for my tuition this semester.

 I am a junior at the University of Nevada, Reno, studying mechanical engineering.  I am an eagle scout and recently participated in a high adventure 60 mile, 6 day canoeing trip in Canada.  My hobby is 3D animation.”


Richard Germade
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Troy, New York State, USARichard is currently completing his M.Sc. in Environmental Engineering at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. He also has interests in psychology and geology/hydrogeology, and looks forward to taking coursework in these areas as time allows.  He is thankful for the support given to him by the WWID scholarship.

The annual WWID student scholarship is one of the key services that the Water/Wastewater Division provides for the automation community.  Headed up by our scholarship chairman Michael Fedenyszen, from the Power Group at R.G. Vanderweil Engineers, the goal of the program is to inspire and support promising young scholars.  We extend our congratulations to this years winners!

2012 WWID Scholarship Information

Information on the 2012 WWID Scholarship program will be released shortly, and will be announced in the fall WWID newsletter


About GrahamNasby

Director, ISA Water/Wastewater Technical Division ---- Graham Nasby, P.Eng., PMP is a senior I&C Engineer with Eramosa Engineering Inc. His areas of expertise include instrumentation, control systems design, electrical design, project execution and plant start-ups. He is also subject matter expert in alarm management and works extensively in the municipal water/wastewater sector. Graham was the chair of the 2012 and 2013 ISA water/wastewater symposiums. Graham lives in Guelph, Ontario, Canada and can be contacted at: graham.nasby@grahamnasby.com .