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Apprentice Ecologist Initiative Youth Scholarship Program
Sponsor: Nicodemus Wilderness Project
P.O. Box 40712
Albuquerque, NM 87196-0712
Eligibility: Applicants must be students who are between the ages of 13 and 21. They must devise and complete an environmental conservation project then write an essay describing the experience. Selection is based on the quality of the project and essay.

Amount: $1,750
Deadline: December 31
How to apply: Application instructions are available online. An essay and a project photo are required.
Website: http://www.wildernessproject.org

Crescent Electric Supply Company
Sponsor: Crescent Electric Supply Company
P.O. Box 500
East Dubuque, IL 61025-4420
Eligibility: Applicants must be a graduating high school senior or a freshman, sophomore or junior in college. Students must be between the ages of 16 and 22. Applicants must post a photograph on social media that shows how they reduce their carbon footprint.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: August 8
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.cesco.com/content/EnergySaverScholarship

Emily M. Hewitt Memorial Scholarship
Sponsor: Calaveras Big Trees Association
P.O. Box 1196
Arnold, CA 95223
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled full-time in an accredited California post-secondary educational institution and must have career goals that are related to communicating and interpreting nature's wonder. Students pursuing degrees in environmental protection, forestry, wildlife and fisheries biology, parks and recreation, park management, environmental law and public policy, environmental art and California history are encouraged to apply. Selection is based on dedication to the ideals of the scholarship and financial need.

Amount: $1,500
Deadline: April 15
How to apply: Student must submit a statement of personal and career goals, a resume (and portfolio if applicable) and transcripts of all college work completed to date. On the cover page, include your name, address, phone number and college major.
Website: http://www.bigtrees.org

Federal Junior Duck Stamp Program and Scholarship Competition
Sponsor: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Headquarters
Junior Duck Stamp Program
5275 Leesburg Pike, MS: MB
Falls Church, VA 22041-3803
Eligibility: Applicants must be in kindergarten to 12th grade and submit their artwork to their state or local department. Students must be U.S. citizens, resident aliens or nationals. The first place national winner has their art made into the next Federal Junior Duck Stamp and travels with a parent to the next First Day of Sale event for their stamp.

Amount: $200-$1,000
Deadline: March 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.fws.gov/juniorduck

National Wildlife Federation EcoLeaders Fellowship Program
Sponsor: National Wildlife Federation
P.O. Box 1583
Merrifield, VA 22116-1583
Eligibility: Applicants must create a plan for a campus ecology program, working with a project advisor and verifier. All Campus Ecology fellows are required to attend a training program.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: May 21
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.nwf.org

Pace Law School Environmental Consortium Merit Scholarship
Sponsor: Environmental Consortium of Hudson Valley Colleges and Universities
c/o Pace University Academy for Applied Environmental Studies at Dyson College
861 Bedford Road
Pleasantville, NY 10570
Eligibility: Applicants must be incoming first-year students at Pace Law School. They must be currently enrolled in or have earned a bachelor's or master's degree from an Environmental Consortium of Hudson Valley member institution. Selection is based on the application and academic record. Recipients are expected to complete at least one research project pertaining to environmental issues involving the Hudson Valley while attending Pace.

Amount: $3,000-$10,000
Deadline: Varies
How to apply: Applications are available from Pace Law School. An application form, transcript and personal statement are required.
Website: http://www.environmentalconsortium.org

Theodore Gordon Flyfishers Inc. Founders Fund Scholarship
Sponsor: Environmental Consortium of Colleges and Universities
c/o Pace University
Academy for Applied Environmental Studies at Dyson College
861 Bedford Road
Pleasantville, NY 10570
Eligibility: Applicants must be U.S. citizens, undergraduate students with senior standing enrolled full-time or graduate students enrolled full-time. Students must major in an area of environmental studies such as, but not limited to, ecology, hydrology, conservation biology, natural resource management, zoology or environmental law and policy. A list of member institutions is online. Applicants must have a 3.5 GPA in environmental conservation coursework and a minimum 3.0 overall.

Amount: $3,500
Deadline: April 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.environmentalconsortium.org

Tourism Cares Sustainable Tourism Scholarships
Sponsor: Tourism Cares
275 Turnpike Street
Suite 307
Canton, MA 02021
Eligibility: Applicants must be enrolled in a tourism program at the graduate level at an accredited college or university in any country and have a GPA of 3.0 or higher. Students in developing countries are encouraged to apply.

Amount: Varies
Deadline: April 3
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.tourismcares.org/academic-scholarships/