Subject: March 15 Deadline: Friends of Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge

To promote the preservation, awareness, and appreciation of our environment,
the Friends of Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge offer scholarships to
students who are pursuing careers in fish and wildlife management,
environmental education and science, and related fields.

Three annual scholarships, one each of $3,000, $2,000, and $1,000 may be
awarded to qualified applicants to be paid directly to their academic
institution. The scholarships are to be used for tuition, fees, books,
supplies, and equipment, if required of all other students in the registered

Scholarships are available to undergraduate students whose home residences
are in Maryland and who will be entering their junior or senior year or a
graduate program at the end of their current academic program. Students
receiving full scholarships from another source or combination of sources are
not eligible.

The application is available at
The application and required attachments must be postmarked on or before the
annual deadline of March 15.

Contact Person: Dr. Harry Heckathorn
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