Students committed to environmental and natural resource conservation and management can now apply for the 2017 North Carolina Wildlife Federation scholarship.
The Federation will provide up to seven grants to students- graduate and undergraduate students are eligible- with the potential for one $2,500 Conservation Leadership grant for a student of exemplary merit.
Candidates for scholarships must be enrolled full-time and attending an accredited North Carolina college or university. Scholarships are for both graduate and undergraduate students who are majoring in the areas of wildlife, fisheries, forestry, conservation or environment.
For more than 50 years, the NCWF scholarship program has helped hundreds of North Carolina students pursue their dreams of studying and working in the conservation field, with many award recipients going on to achieve significant success.
The 2017 scholarship application deadline is Monday, June 26. Applications and supporting documents must be received electronically by 5 p.m. EST to be considered. Visit the NCWF Scholarship Grants webpage to learn more and apply. For questions, contact Sarah Hollis at (919) 833-1923 or firstname.lastname@example.org.