Scholarships in Natural Resources

Lindbergh Grant

Award: $10,580, Deadline: June 14

Applicant must use grant to fund projects that demonstrate a balance between innovative technological advancements and preservation of the environment.

Theodore Roosevelt Memorial Fund Grant

Award: $3,500, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must research North American fauna, except birds.

TAPPI Technical Division Scholarship

Award: $4,000, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be pursuing an education in the paper and related industries.

Wildlife Research Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: October 1

Applicant must have a minimum GRE score of 1100 and 3.0 GPA in the last two years of undergraduate or graduate work.

Huyck Research Grant

Award: $2,500, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must be undertaking research on the Edmund Niles Huyck Preserve and the surrounding region. Applicants must submit a research proposal. Write for an application package.

Gilbert F. White Postdoctoral Fellowship

Award: -, Deadline: February 25

Applicant must have a doctorate degree. Teaching and/or research experience at the postdoctoral level is preferred.

Joseph L. Fisher Doctoral Dissertation Fellowship

Award: -, Deadline: February 25

Applicant must be a graduate student in their final year of dissertation research. Applicant must have completed the preliminary examinations for their doctorate prior to the application deadline.

L.W. Frohlich Award

Award: $22,500, Deadline: January 5

Applicant must be a conservator, art historian, or scientist at an advanced level in his or her training and should be able to demonstrate commitment to the physical examination and treatment of art objects.

Fellowship in Environmental Regulatory Implementation

Award: -, Deadline: January 4

Award is a one- or two-year research fellowship that documents the implementation and outcomes of environmental regulations.

Geoffrey C. Bain, Jr. Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: March 2

Applicant must be a full-time student with junior, senior, or graduate standing, who is pursuing a degree in national resources.

Marion Soil and Water Conservation District Stan Vistica Memorial Scholarship

Award: $10,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduate of a Marion County high school who will major in a natural resources field (agriculture, animal science, environmental science, forestry, natural resources, wildlife, etc.). FAFSA required.

Greg Andres North Dearborn Conservation Club Memorial Scholarship

Award: $500, Deadline: January 9

Applicant must be a graduating senior from East Central High School or Franklin County High School who will pursue a career as a conservation officer, law enforcement officer or a career in the medical field at an accredited vocational or two- or four-year institution of higher learning. Essay required.

Jessica Lynn Wantz Memorial 4-H

Award: $2,000, Deadline: March 16

Applicant must be a resident of Henry County who has a ten year history with 4-H and will attend a two- or four-year college or university to study any field of science.

Ronald Dean Estes Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a graduating senior of a Chelan or Douglas County high school who plans to further their education in biology, natural resources, or pre-law. Minimum 3.0 GPA required.

Jim Kibler Agriculture Fund

Award: $300, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be attending a college or vocational agri-business program in anticipation of a career in agricultural marketing, agricultural management, agriculture technology, animal sciences, farming or natural resources management.

John R. Rogers/Ziegler Family Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from John R. Rogers High School in Spokane, WA. Minimum 2.5 GPA required.

Delton Sportsmen's Club Scholarship

Award: $600, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from Baraboo, Mauston, New Lisbon or Wisconsin Dells High School who will pursue a degree in natural resources or a related field. Minimum 3.0 GPA required.

Frank Weigel Memorial Scholarship

Award: $1,200, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from Wisconsin Dells High School who will pursue post-secondary education at a two- or four-year accredited institution in a science-related field.

Nebraska Children's Groundwater Festival Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from a Nebraska high school who will pursue post-secondary education in a water resources related field.

Thornapple Garden Club "Walk Gently on this Good Earth" Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: March 15

Applicant must be a resident of Barry County who will pursue a two- or four-year degree in agricultural science, conservation, floriculture, horticulture, landscape design, or a related field. Financial need must be demonstrated.

Ora E. Anderson Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: March 31

Applicant must be a graduating senior from the Appalachian Ohio area who will pursue post-secondary education in a natural sciences field.

Miami County Master Gardner's Scholarship

Award: $300, Deadline: March 25

Applicant must be a graduating senior from a Miami County, OH high school who will major in agriculture, conservation, environmental science, horticulture or natural resources.

Woodie McDowell Agriculture/Natural Resources Scholarship

Award: $500, Deadline: March 25

Applicant must be a graduating senior from Miami East High School who will pursue a degree in the field of agriculture or natural resources.

John W. Landis Scholarship

Award: $3,500, Deadline: April 15

Applicant must be a graduating senior from a Wayne County high school who will pursue post-secondary education in the field of agriculture, animal husbandry, forestry, home and farm economic, horticulture or solid and water conservation full-time. Financial need must be demonstrated.

Judge Robert Jenkins Memorial Scholarship

Award: $500, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a resident of Portage County who is pursuing a post-secondary degree in the field of law, law enforcement, or natural resources. Minimum 3.4 GPA required; community service/co-curricular activities must be demonstrated.

Dan Zurawski Memorial Scholarship

Award: $500, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduating senior from Portage County High School who has been accepted to the University of Wisconsin - Stevens Point College of Natural Resources. Minimum 2.5 GPA required.

Mineral and Gem Society Scholarship

Award: $1,000, Deadline: May 1

Applicant must be a graduate of an El Dorado county high school who is attending a college or graduate school outside of the county. Applicant must be pursuing a degree and/or career in earth sciences, lapidary arts, or other related fields at an accredited college or university. Minimum 3.0 GPA required.

KLL Scholarship

Award: $1,500, Deadline: January 10

Applicant must be a United States citizen who is attending a two- or four-year college or university with an interest in education, arts, environment, math, or science. Applicant must have lost the life of at least one parent to cancer before the age of 22. Financial need and involvement in the community, church, school, or other non-curricular activity are required.

William C. Armstrong Scholarship

Award: $1,500, Deadline: March 3

Applicant must be a graduate from a public high school in Henderson County who will be attending a post-high school institution, pursuing a career in conservation and wildlife or related studies. Minimum 2.0 GPA and financial need required.

Orchid Care Scholarship

Award: $500, Deadline: May 1

Applicant must be an undergraduate or graduate student who is pursuing a program in botany, horticulture, environmental science, conservation, or related field, with a focus on orchids.