College of Natural Resources, UC Berkeley


December 17, 2012

Jan 15 | Sea of Tomorrow Society's Scholarships - Beneath The Sea
Jan 31 | California-Nevada SWCS Annual Scholarship

Jan 15 | Sea of Tomorrow Society's Scholarships - Beneath The Sea

Beneath The Sea, founded in 1976, is committed to encouraging young people to learn about our oceans. We offer a variety of educational programs, including the Sea of Tomorrow Society’s Scholarships. Our scholarships, offered to young people in the 13 to 30 years of age range, provide financial assistance and encouragement to those who are interested in learning about and pursuing a marine-related career path. Six scholarships are offered this year. The application deadline is January 15, 2013.

For scholarship descriptions, application requirements and application forms, please check our website here.

Jan 31 | California-Nevada SWCS Annual Scholarship

The California-Nevada Chapter, Soil and Water Conservation Society, offers an annual scholarship to encourage undergraduate students interested in soil and water conservation, to obtain technical expertise, and to pursue careers in soil and water resources.

Eligibility: Applicants must (1) have successfully completed two years of study at an accredited college, (2) be enrolled in an undergraduate curriculum related to soil and water resources, and (3) have a cumulative grade point average of 2.5 or better on a 4.0 scale.

Evaluation: Applicants will be ranked with 50% of the evaluation based on scholarship, 25% based on activities related to the area of soil and water conservation including membership in professional societites with special emphasis on SWCS, and 25% on demonstrated need. The Chairman of the SWCS Scholarship committee will submit the applications to the committee members and upon consensus, will forward recommendations to the Chapter Executive Council for final evaluation and make the selection of the awardees.

Award: A scholarship of $1000.00 will be awarded before the Fall Semester/Quarter of the 2013-2014 school year.

How to Apply: Send completed application with supporting materials to the address below, postmarked by January 31, 2012

For more information visit the California-Nevada SWCS webiste here. You can also download the application here.

California-Nevada SWCS Scholarship Committee