This scholarship is for students who are enrolled and who will continue to be enrolled during the award year in a full-time, four-year undergraduate degree (sophomore standing or higher) or graduate degree program at a member institution of the Environmental Consortium of Hudson Valley Colleges & Universities (the service area includes portions of New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Vermont). Applicants may also be community college students in their second year who have been accepted into a four-year accredited member institution of the Environmental Consortium of Hudson Valley Colleges & Universities and will be enrolled in the award year. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must be majoring in a field related to environmental studies, including but not limited to ecology, hydrology, conservation biology, natural resource management, zoology, or environmental law and policy. Applicants must demonstrate merit with a current 3.5 GPA in the environmental concentration courses and an overall minimum 3.0 GPA. The scholarship is open to US citizens only; it is desired that the recipient seek employment in the tri-state area after graduation.
How easy is it to apply?
Not too bad
This scholarship's application process may have items such as essays that could take a couple hours.
How much competition is there?
This scholarship won't have as many applicants as most.