Deadline: April 1, 2017

Eligibility: The applicant must choose forestry as his or her major and be enrolled full time in a two- or four-year accredited school program. All applicants must show financial need and academic merit; be in the upper 25 percent of their high school class, and maintain at least a 2.75 GPA in college, based on a 4.0 scale. Must submit a short essay describing their personal goals and reasons they feel they are deserving of this award. A personal interview may be requested by the scholarship committee.

Award: $1,000 to be used for tuition, room and board, or books. Recipients will be eligible for up to four years of undergraduate study upon reapplying, meeting requirements and being selected.

Contact: Application available at delawareforest.com/education or contact Delaware Forestry Association
c/o J. Herbert
20587 Milton Ellendale Hwy.
Ellendale, DE 19941
302-684-8820
jherbert21@yahoo.com