Deadline: April 15, 2017


  • Must exhibit an interest in water resources and the environment and will have demonstrated this interest through participation in river cleanups, membership in eco-club, enrollment in environmental classes, etc.
  • Must be a Delaware resident and a senior in a Delaware high school or a returning veteran of the U.S. armed services.
  • Must be applying to a properly accredited junior/community college, college or university for the fall semester 2017.
  • Must major in an environmental field of study.
  • Must have a 3.0 GPA.

The applicant should possess a passionate interest in preserving, restoring and conserving water resources and the natural environment. This will be clearly communicated through described academic and career goals.

Award: $1,500 nonrenewable

Contact: Application available at
Joanne Rufft, Scholarship Chair
C/O Christina Conservancy
202 Brecks Lane
Wilmington, DE 19807