Freehold Soil Conservation District Scholarships

Freehold Soil Conservation District


Grant amount: US $2,000

Deadline: Apr 27, 2018

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.

The District will award three $2,000 scholarships to students majoring in a conservation-related field. The Neal Munch, Mac Clark and Bill Schauer 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.