**Special note – We do our best to keep this list updated, however please always review specific scholarships guidelines for details on how to submit, deadlines, etc. and/or make contact with the organization offering the scholarship if it is not clear if information is updated. These scholarships are not associated with the Academy – we are simply sharing for your benefit!
Community Foundations help facilitate local donors giving funds back to the community. They almost always have college scholarship opportunities serving their region! Click the link below, find the foundation that serves your community and reach out!
ENVIRONMENTAL RELATED SCHOLARSHIPS
REGIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL RELATED (AND OTHER) SCHOLARSHIPS
Audubon Society of Western PA – Beulah Frey Environmental Scholarship (Allegheny, Armstrong, Butler, Beaver, Fayette, Washington, and Westmoreland counties)
Delaware Highlands Conservancy – Vanessa Van Gorder Memorial Scholarship (Awarded to a graduating senior from either Wallenpaupack, Honesdale, or Delaware Valley school districts who is pursuing a career in education or environmental stewardship)
Lebanon Valley College Scholarship (Awarded to a local student who plans to pursue a career in the environmental sciences. Graduating high school seniors in the Lebanon Valley and college students at LVC and HACC are eligible to apply)
Northern Tier Hardwood Association Community Forests Scholarships (for students in Bradford, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Tioga, Wyoming, Wayne, Lackawanna, Luzerne, and Pike counties who are pursuing post-secondary education in forest resources or another field closely related to a career in the wood industry)
Northeastern PA Audubon (Lackawanna, Susquehanna, Wayne and Pike Counties)
TIP: In general, check with your County Conservation District to see if they have any college scholarships!
OTHER SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNTIES
Armstrong County Community Foundation Scholarships (big list of them!)
Dr. W. Wes Eckenfelder Jr. Scholarship (awarded only to those studying certain majors, including environmental studies)
National Environmental Health Association Scholarship (applicants pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Health or Postgraduate Degree in Environmental Health Sciences)
Print and Graphic Scholarship Foundation (those interested in going into print/graphics/communications)
Solar Energy International Scholarships (provide financial assistance for U.S. residents with Spanish as their first language seeking solar energy education)
ENVIRONMENTAL AWARD OPPORTUNITIES