FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
2017 Irrigation E3 applications now being accepted
FAIRFAX, VA (May 23, 2017) — The Irrigation Foundation is now accepting applications for the 2017 Irrigation E3 program. The program provides students (learners) and faculty (leaders) with exposure, experience and education in the irrigation industry.
Winners will be able to participate in education classes, technical sessions, irrigation seminars, networking events and the exhibit hall during the 2017 Irrigation Show and Education Conference to be held in Orlando, Florida, Nov. 6 – 10.
Students will be given the chance to meet and learn from top professionals in the irrigation industry. Students who are currently taking or have taken a class with an irrigation emphasis at a North American technical college, community college or university and have not been a winner before are encouraged to apply to become E3 learners.
E3 learners have the opportunity to apply for a travel scholarship, which covers travel expenses to this year’s Irrigation Show. The Irrigation E3 learner program details can be found by clicking here and following the application instructions. Student applications are due Sept. 15.
Faculty are also encouraged to apply to attend the show to participate in classes, industry sessions and networking events. Irrigation instructors at a North American technical college, community college or university are encouraged to review the program details and apply by Sept. 15.
E3 leaders also have the opportunity to apply for a travel grant, which covers travel expenses to this year’s Irrigation Show. Preference is given to faculty members who receive partial assistance from their schools.
For additional information about the Foundation, visit www.irrigationfoundation.org or contact Foundation Coordinator Nicole Preisner (703.536.7080).