$4,000 COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP
This college scholarship is open to all high school seniors in Lackawanna, Susquehanna, Wayne and Pike Counties of Pennsylvania who will be attending a two or four-year college full time and majoring in one of the following curricula:
- Natural Resources
- Environmental Planning
- Environmental Engineering
- Fish, Game, or Wildlife Management
- Ecology and/or Environmental Studies
The scholarship is awarded in increments of $1,000 per year for each year of the degree program.
Download the application here. Applications are due by April 30, 2016.
ENVIRONMENTAL CAMP SCHOLARSHIPS
Family Camp Scholarship for Eligible Adult and Child
Northeast Pennsylvania Audubon Society is offering a full scholarship for a child aged 8–12 and an accompanying adult family member to attend an environmental camp especially designed for families on Hog Island off the coast of Maine.
The session, running from August 14 through August 19, 2016, provides a unique opportunity for family members to enjoy nature together. Activities include cruising Muscongus Bay to see seabirds and seals; examining aquatic insects, fish, amphibians, mushrooms, and wildflowers; and exploring the life of tide pools. In the evenings, there are night hikes, campfire programs, and star gazing. Comfortable lodging on the island and delicious food add to the magical experience.
The scholarship includes all meals, housing, instruction and boat trips. Transportation to and from the camp is the responsibility of the recipients.
For additional information and pictures of Hog Island, please visit the Hog Island website. If you have any questions, please call (570) 253-9250.
Download the application here. Applications are due by April 1, 2016.
Applicants must reside in Lackawanna, Susquehanna, Wayne or Northern Pike Counties in Pennsylvania.