Two or more $2,500 scholarships will be awarded annually to students pursuing studies associated with the natural sciences forest and wildlife management; environmental restoration; natural and historical interpretation; ecotourism; and/or related-disciplines associated with broadly protecting plants, animals and the environment. Applicant must be a graduating high school senior or possess a GED, and currently live and attend school within the 32 counties of Appalachian Ohio. Candidates who demonstrate overall commitment to environmental protection and conservation will be considered; ethical character, extra-curricular activities, volunteerism and financial need will also be evaluated. Application will be available February 15 and completed applications must be postmarked by March 15.
The Foundation for Appalachian Ohio
36 Public Square, PO Box 456
Nelsonville, OH 45764
Phone: (740) 753-1111
Phone: (740) 453-5192