Friends of Blackwater Scholarship
The Friends of Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge, Inc., are offering scholarships to students who are pursuing careers in fish and wildlife management, environmental education and science, and related fields. Students can apply if they are residents of the Maryland Eastern Shore counties of Cecil, Kent, Queen Anne’s, Talbot, Caroline, Dorchester, Wicomico, Worcester, or Somerset and will be entering junior, senior or graduate programs at the end of their present college term. Applicants are required to have the eligible Eastern Shore counties as their principal residency for the past four years. Students receiving full scholarships from another source or combination of sources are not eligible.
If you're a student who is interested in applying, please see the fact sheet and application available below:
And for additional information/questions, please email
The Friends of Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge have announced the winners of the 2013-14 Environmental Sciences Academic Scholarship awards. The recipients are: