National Swimming Pool Foundation [R] (NSPF [R]) awards 26 scholarships and fellowships.

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The National Swimming Pool Foundation [R] (NSPF [R]) has awarded $30,000 in scholarships and fellowships to 26 students for the year 2008-2009. The foundation first created these award programs in 2004 and has funded them annually ever since. The Scholarship Program celebrates the NSPF commitment to education by helping Certified Pool/Spa Operator [R] certification graduates and their family members pursue further education.

The scholarship committee approved $26,000 in scholarships to 24 students who are pursuing higher education. Applicants submit professional information and recommendations and write a research essay with at least three scientific references. The essays this year focused on explaining how immersion in water or an aquatic activity helps prevent, minimize, or reverse negative health effects.

The NSPF [R] Fellowship Program was established to encourage and support graduate students and...

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