Scholarships & Opportunities (5/21/18)

Mon, 05/21/2018 - 12:22pm


NAME: Arborjet Taking Root Scholarship 
Deadline: June 30, 2018
Award: $1,000
Specific Focus: 
Applicants for Arborjet’s 2018 “Taking Root” scholarship program must be graduating U.S. high school seniors planning to major in forestry or a related major for the entire 2018-19 academic year at an accredited two- or four-year college or university. Interested students and educators can find out more about the scholarship by visiting and applying directly at
Contact:  More information is available on Naviance.

NAME: Bonnie Tiegel Memorial Scholarship
Deadline: May 31, 2018
Award: $2,500
Specific Focus: 
Applicants to the Bonnie Tiegel Memorial Scholarship Program must be:
High school seniors (at least 17 years of age) or graduates, or current postsecondary undergraduates, who plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two-year or four-year college or university for the entire upcoming academic year.
Pursuing a degree in one of the following fields:

  • Broadcast Journalism
  • Communications
  • Journalism

Contact:  More information is available on Naviance.

NAME: ExtremeTerrain's Student Scholarship
Deadline: June 15, 2018
Award: $3,000
Specific Focus: 
ExtremeTerrain is offering two $3,000 scholarships, one for the fall semester and one for the spring Semester to eligible students pursuing a degree in Environmental Studies, Environmental Research, Land Use, Earth and Atmosphere Studies, Sustainable Land Management, Parks and Recreation, or Sustainable Agriculture Systems. 
Students should submit a 700 – 1500 word essay to that describes who you are, why you feel it is important to maintain access to public lands for recreational use and how you plan to use your degree to advocate for the recreational use of public lands.
Contact:  More information is available on Naviance.


Name: Syracuse University Summer College 
Location: Syracuse University 
Dates: July to mid-August. Programs for 2-6 weeks
Program Type: Academic
Interests/Qualifications:   Experience college before graduating from high school through credit and noncredit programs in which you can:  
explore your academic, artistic, and professional interests
earn college credits and build your resume or portfolio
develop time management, independence, and study skills
prepare for the college admissions process