Eastern Sierra Audubon Scholarship Program
The Eastern Sierra Audubon Society is pleased to announce the availability of two $500 scholarships for graduating high school seniors in Inyo and Mono Counties.
The mission of the National Audubon Society is:
“To conserve and restore natural ecosystems, focusing on birds, other wildlife and their habitats,
For the benefit of humanity and the earth’s biological diversity.”
Two scholarships, in the amount of $500 each, will be awarded by Eastern Sierra Audubon Society to one Mono County and to one Inyo County graduating senior whose work through higher education will promote these ideals either through science, education, advocacy, habitat conservation, art, journalism, literature, law, public policy, environmental justice or outdoor recreation.
The winners will be announced in May and their names and selected essays may be published in the Sierra Wave Eastern Sierra Audubon newsletter.
Who is eligible to apply? You must be a graduating high school senior residing or attending school in either Inyo or Mono County.
When is the application due? For the 2017 Scholarship, you must submit your scholarship application by May 10th, 2017.
How to Apply
A Scholarship Application Form may be downloaded here in different formats
(choose what works best for you):
- PDF form (download and fill out on computer, save and email, or print out and mail):
2017 Scholarship Application Form
- PDF (no form fields - print, fill out, and mail): 2017 Scholarship Application in PDF
- Microsoft Word Document (Download, edit, and email or mail): 2017 Scholarship in Word format
Fill out the form, following directions. Be sure to relate your experiences and goals to the Audubon Mission.
Submit Scholarship Application by the May 10th, 2017 deadline:
Email (as attachment): email@example.com
Eastern Sierra Audubon Scholarship Committee
PO Box 624
Bishop, CA 93515