FALLS CHURCH, Va. — The Irrigation Foundation announced 13 outstanding students and faculty winners of the 2014 Irrigation E3 Program, according to a press release.

This year’s winners will receive an all-expense paid trip to the Irrigation Show & Education Conference taking place in Phoenix, Arizona, Nov. 17-21, stated the release.

The release reported that the E3 Program, founded in 2012, provides students and faculty with exposure, experience and education in the irrigation industry.

“E3 had a record number of applicants this year, and we’ve seen a growing interest in the program since its inception,” said Irrigation Foundation Manager Janine Sparrowgrove. “We’re excited that this year’s E3 learners and leaders will have the opportunity to network with the ‘best of the best’ in Phoenix.”

You can find the release here.