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OWEA provides ample ways to get connected with other like-minded water industry professionals. Through our various events, board meetings, industry meetups, maintenance technologist trainings, and our annual conference, there are plenty of opportunities for you to join in and help us further Oklahoma’s water environment! We even provide opportunities for students to get involved as well. Learn more about the various ways you can connect with us below.


OWEA hosts a multitude of events throughout the year. Whether it be industry meetups, quarterly board meetings, young professional events, the annual conference, or impromptu gatherings, we enjoy getting together and discussing all things Oklahoma water.

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OWEA provides a couple ways for students to get connected and advance water with us. OWEA offers scholarships for students attending undergraduate school from an accredited Oklahoma university. OWEA also hosts the state’s Stockholm Junior Water Prize competition, which is a prestigious water science competition for high school students interested in water-related studies.

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Young Professionals

OWEA has an active young professionals group with events held throughout the year. Our Young Professionals Committee ensures that we continue to attract and provide a great environment for the young professionals in our industry to grow and develop their careers.

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Maintenance Technologist Training

OWEA helps equip our maintenance professionals in the water and wastewater industry by implementing a training program to help them stay on top of the increasing technology challenges and changes within our industry. Find out more and learn how you can sign up!

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