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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/volunteer_apprentice_ecologist.php

Emily M. Hewitt and Stephen K. Stocking 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: $3,000
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: Varies
Deadline: March 15
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.fws.gov/juniorduck

Making for Good Challenge
Sponsor: Discovery Education and Stanley Becker & Decker
Eligibility: Applicants must work in teams of two to four to design a product solution that will help solve an environmental or societal problem. Students must create a product design blueprint and submit a 60- to 90-second video discussing the problem. Applicants must use the six step engineering design process: ask, imagine, plan, create, test and improve. Students must be legal U.S. residents enrolled in 9th - 12th grade at a public, private, parochial or home school located in one of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia.

Amount: Up to $15,000
Deadline: January 30
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.innovation-gen.com/student-challenge/about-challenge

OFAC Law Group Eco-Friendly Scholarship
Sponsor: OFAC Law Group
409 7th Street NW
Suite 15
Washington, DC 20004
Eligibility: Applicants must be undergraduate, graduate or law school students at an accredited institution in the United States. Students must be in good academic standing with a 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA. An essay on a provided prompt is required.

Amount: $500
Deadline: December 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://ofaclawyer.net/2020-ofac-law-group-eco-friendly-scholarship/

One Earth Award
Sponsor: Scholastic Art & Writing Awards
557 Broadway
New York, NY 10012
Eligibility: Applicants must be in grades 7-12 (ages 13 and up) and enter art or writing works address the pressing issue of human-caused climate change. Students may enter work in any of the 28 listed art & writing categories and must include a personal statement of 50 words or more on their work.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: December 1
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.artandwriting.org/scholarships/

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

Semper Solaris Scholarship
Sponsor: Semper Solaris
1805 John Towers Avenue
El Cajon, CA 92020
Eligibility: Applicants must submit a 750-word essay on how students of today can influence the future of renewable and sustainable energy. Students must also submit their college or university name, address and proof of enrollment. Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 GPA.

Amount: Up to $3,000
Deadline: May 7, July 30, November 12
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.sempersolaris.com/semper-solaris-scholarship/

Steve Duckett Local Conservation Scholarship
Sponsor: Steve Duckett Attorney at Law
9119 Church Street
Suite 12
Manassas, VA 20110
Eligibility: Applicants must provide a resume highlighting their interest in service and activism. Students must submit a 500 word personal statement explaining dedication to local conservation efforts, have a minimum 3.0 GPA and be entering an accredited community college, college, university or post-graduate program.

Amount: $1,000
Deadline: October 31
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: https://www.virginiacriminallaws.com/#scholarship

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
How to apply: Applications are available online.
Website: http://www.environmentalconsortium.org