2013 Urban Forestry Scholarship
Trees Virginia strives to enhance the ranks of future urban forestry professionals by providing financial assistance to students studying urban forestry and related curricula at Virginia colleges. Since 2008, Trees Virginia has awarded over $28,000 in scholarships to students at Virginia colleges.
In 2013, four scholarships totaling $4,000 will be awarded to selected recipients. The scholarships will be distributed as follows:
- One $1,800 scholarship for a graduate student enrolled at a Virginia four-year college.
- One $1,400 scholarship for an undergraduate student enrolled at a Virginia four-year college.
- One $800 scholarships for undergraduate students enrolled at a Virginia community or technical college.
The scholarships will be awarded to applicants who best demonstrate financial need, academic excellence, and a clear commitment to a career in urban forestry. Applications are reviewed by a selection committee appointed by the Board of Directors of the Virginia Urban Forest Council.
Details on scholarship eligibility and the application process are available at http://urbanforestry.frec.vt.edu/scholarship/indexTreesVA.html
Last Updated (Wednesday, 07 November 2012 16:11)