NJWEA, founded in 1915, is a non profit organization and environmental leader dedicated to preserving and enhancing the water environment. Currently, it has a membership of 2800 engineers, operators, scientists, students and other professionals in New Jersey. The purpose of this award is “to further support and encourage highly capable individuals to continue studies in Environmental Science or Engineering with a strong component in one or more areas of Water Quality Control and Environmental Protection.”
Qiufeng Lin joined our ENSM in 2021 after she finished her MS studies from Zhejiang University, China. She is currently working with her PhD adviser, Dr. Yang Deng, in a USAID project to explore innovative water reuse technologies. Her dissertation research aims to build and strengthen the resilience of water supply for climate change.