The application deadline of March 31 is quickly approaching for 13 scholarships amounting to more than $20,000 from the “Ding” Darling Wildlife Society-Friends of the Refuge. Ranging from $1,000 to $5,000 each, the scholarships are available to high school seniors, college students and graduate students in or from Lee, Collier, Charlotte, Hendry and Glades counties pursuing degrees in environmental-related studies.
Students interested in pursuing an environmental studies degree can find more information and printable application forms here.
To learn more about the scholarship program and establishing a permanently endowed scholarship, contact Birgie Miller at 239-292-0566 or send an email here.
– Marie Gabrielle Patasin, C2 Communications