Shasta Chapter: Scholarship Program

California Native Plant Society


Grant amount: US $2,000

Anticipated deadline: May 5, 2018

Applicant type: Undergraduate Student High School Student

Funding uses: Scholarship

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: Counties in California: Lassen County, Modoc County, Shasta County, Siskiyou County

Minimum GPA: 3.0

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Overview:

The Shasta Chapter of the California Native Plant Society sponsors one $2,000 scholarship which is awarded each year to a student from Shasta College, Lassen College, or College of the Siskiyous transferring to a four‑year university or college, or a local high school student beginning a bachelor’s program on a full‑time basis (at least 12 units/term). The scholarship amount is payable in two installments. The first installment is paid after the recipient submits a copy of their registration card or receipt for classes at the four‑year institution. The second installment is paid after the start of the second term. 

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • Students attending a community college or high school within Shasta, Siskiyou, Modoc and Lassen Counties.
  • Applicants must be entering a 4-year college/university program in the 2017/2018 school year with a life science related major.
  • Students must have a “B” (3.0) grade point average or better.

Preferences:

  •  Plant science or botany majors will be given preference.