The Northeast PA Audubon Society is accepting applications for its annual $4,000 college scholarship available to students who wish to pursue a career in an environmental field. Applications are due April 30.
Applicants must be from Pike, Wayne, Lackawanna, or Susquehanna County and must enroll full-time in an accredited two or four-year college or university program.
A qualifying environmental field includes Forestry, Natural Resources, Environmental Planning, Environmental Engineering, Fish, Game, or Wildlife Management, Ecology and/or Environmental Science.
The winning applicant will receive $1,000 per year for up to four years. The scholarship is funded by the annual Audubon Arts and Craft Festival held each July.Interested students can find the application form at the Northeast PA Audubon Society’s Scholarships webpage.