SAEMS Environmental Scholarships

Southern Arizona Environmental Management Society Inc.


Grant amount: US $500 - US $1,800

Anticipated deadline: Mar 30, 2019 11:59pm PDT

Applicant type: Undergraduate Student Graduate Student

Funding uses: Scholarship

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: Arizona

University restriction: University of Arizona

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Overview:

The Southern Arizona Environmental Management Society Inc. (SAEMS) is the premier environmental organization in the state, providing a forum for people employed in the environmental and safety industries to network, learn, and contribute to the community. SAEMS was created:

  • To actively promote awareness, education, and understanding of environmental issues
  • To provide a forum for the exchange of ideas and information between private enterprises, government, industry, and education and research institutions

The purpose of Environmental Scholarships to encourage students planning to work on solutions to environmental problems each spring SAEMS awards scholarships to students pursuing a career in an environmental field.

Scholarships awards are based on both merit and financial need. Scholarship winners and interested students are also provided a SAEMS membership to encourage continued academic and professional growth through interaction with environmental professionals.

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

Eligibility:

  • To be eligible, you must at the time of application:
    • Plan on pursuing a career in the environmental arena
    • Be a full-time University of Arizona undergraduate (12 units+/semester) or grad (3-9 units)
    • Have a 2.5+ GPA & satisfactory degree progress
    • Be continuing for the next school year at the University of Arizona

Preferences:

  • SAEMS student membership strongly encouraged