Freehold Soil Conservation District Scholarships

Freehold Soil Conservation District

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Anticipated deadline: May 26, 2021

Grant amount: US $2,500

Fields of work: Environmental Conservation Natural Resources

Applicant type: Undergraduate Student

Funding uses: Scholarship

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: New Jersey

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Overview:

Freehold Soil Conservation District reaches out to students and youth groups with a variety of programs with to encourage life-long learning and awareness of the importance of conserving and protecting our natural resources.

Freehold SCD offers a variety of free educational programs to thousands of students and residents in Middlesex and Monmouth Counties each year. Our goal is to have environmentally aware citizens with a concern for clean and plentiful water supplies, soil preservation, wildlife habitats and conservation of our State’s natural resources.

This year marks the 41st consecutive year that the Freehold Soil Conservation District will award college scholarships. The District will award two $2,500 scholarships to students majoring in a conservation-related field in the summer of 2020. The Neal Munch and Mac Clark Scholarships are named to honor their years of dedication and distinguished service to Freehold District and to conservation.

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

Eligibility:

  • A New Jersey resident of Middlesex or Monmouth County
  • Entering at least junior or senior year of college in the Fall of application year.
  • Majoring in a field related to the conservation of our natural resources including, but not limited to:
    • agriculture, conservation studies, environmental education, environmental science, forestry, geology, landscape design, resource management, soil science, etc.

This page was last reviewed May 27, 2020 and last updated May 27, 2020