Scholarship grants can come in different sources. Students who have a passion to wildlife conservation can obtain a scholarship grant for following their desired career. Wildlife conservationists have reached out to the youth who are committed and passionate to get their college education. Fortunately, The Arizona Elk Society has decided provide scholarships to high school seniors and college students who are pursuing a degree program in wildlife sciences or any similar field. The Arizona Elk Society is a leading organization which has been helping with the habitat restoration for elk and wildlife for several years now. They are committed to implementing youth education regarding wildlife and habitat conservation, hunting and outdoor activities.
Since their first conference in the year 2001, they have started to visualize youth and educational programs. Eventually, they started offering scholarships to students who wants a bachelor degree or any degree program in wildlife sciences or related fields. $1000 college education grant can be rewarded to qualified students by the Arizona Elk Society Annual Youth Scholarships. The scholarships are granted to students who are attending accredited colleges or universities.
The Arizona Elk Society hopes that the scholarship recipients will be the next wildlife conservationists, the succeeding generation of committed conservationists contributing to the wildlife and the outdoors. Which means the students should actively participate in school activities related to wildlife. Achieving a bachelor degree on this field can be rewarding as your journey will definitely contribute to the habitat conservation and restoration which is part of the Arizona Elk Society’s mission.
Scholarship application is open to both high school and college students, students who are pursuing wildlife sciences bachelor degree or closely related to the same college degree course and must have a minimum GPA of 2.7 on a 4.0 scale. The Arizona Elk Society scholarship process is simply downloading their application form via their website, completing an essay, gathering 3 letters of recommendation and other materials the scholarship application may need. The application should be postmarked before February 28 and mailed to their postal address.
The Arizona Elk Society will be granting 3 scholarships in 2 categories for 2018. A banquet will be held on April 14, 2018 which is an annual event. The first scholarship category will grant 2 qualified high school senior students in the amount of $750 and $1000 while the second scholarship category will grant 1 qualified college student of $1000 amount. For more detailed information you may visit their website https://www.arizonaelksociety.org/youth-program/scholarship-program