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Scholarships

 

Name Link Award Amount Requirements
Brower Youth Awards website $3,000 cash prize, film about your environmental work, week-long trip to San Francisco age 13-22, application
Eckenfelder Scholarship website $5,000 scholarship U.S. citizen or permanent resident, full-time student enrolled in junior or senior year at accredited college/university, declared major in Civil, Chemical, or Environmental Engineering, or environmental sciences, 3.0 GPA
Annie's Sustainable Agriculture Scholarship      website $10,000 or $2,500 undergraduate or graduate student pursuing studies in sustainable and organic agriculture
National Garden Clubs Scholarship website $3,500 undergraduate sophomore, junior, or senior, pursuing career related to gardening, landscape design, environmental issues, floral design, or horticulture 
       
Udall Undergraduate Scholarship: Environment website $5,000 scholarship college sophomore or junior, demonstrated interest in environmental studies, application
EPA Undergraduate Greater Research Opportunities Fellowship website $50,000 in scholarship, stipend, and support attending four-year college or university for last two years of undergraduate study, US citizenship or permanent resident, "B" overall average GPA, attending a school with low research funding, application
National Environmental Health Association and the American Academy of Sanitarians Scholarship  website $1,000 scholarship pursuing bachelor's degree in environmental health at institution accredited by EHAC or is NEHA member, at least one year remaining of college
The Corliss Knapp Engle Scholarship in Horticulture website $2,500 scholarship application, college undergraduate or graduate, advanced degree-seeking or non degree-seeking applicants above the high school level
The Frances M. Peacock Scholarship for Native Bird Habitat website $4,500 scholarship application, college senior or graduate student
The Garden Club of America Summer Scholarship in Field Botany   $2,500 award undergraduate student enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university
The Zeller Summer Scholarship in Medicinal Botany website $2,000 award undergraduate student enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university
The Joan K. Hunt and Rachel M. Hunt Summer Scholarship in Field Botany website $2,500 award undergraduate student enrolled in an accredited U.S. college or university
The Loy McCandless Marks Scholarship in Tropical Horticulture website  
$5,000 scholarship
advance undergraduate student, U.S. citizen, applied toward study abroad
The Clara Certer Higgins Summer Environmental Studies Scholarship website $2,000 summer scholarship college student in freshman, sophomore, or junior year
The Garden Club of America Awards for summer Environmental Studies website $2,000 summer scholarship college student in freshman, sophomore, or junior year
The Mary T. Carothers Summer Environmental Studies Scholarship website $2,000 summer scholarship college undergraduate
The Elizabeth Gardner Norweb Summer Environmental Studies Scholarship website $2,000 summer scholarship college undergraduate
The Garden Club of America Zone VI Fellowship in Urban Forestry website $5,000 grant advanced undergradaute or graduate student in environmental studies, horticulture, forestry, and related fields of study with urban forest special interest
The Garden Club of America Board of Associates Centennial Pollinator Fellowship website $4,000 To be used toward research on pollinator habitats, pollinator ecology, or pollinator health factors
       

 

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 University of Florida Scholarship Database
 
 
 
 

Internships and Fellowships

Program Link Requirements
New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) website current matriculated undergraduate or graduate student, experience with Microsoft Office and spreadsheets, good GPA
The Sara Shallenberger Brown Garden Club of America National Parks Conservation Scholarship website college undergraduate aged 19 to 20
The Garden Club of America Award in Desert Studies website junior or senior undergraduate or graduate studying at an accredited US college or university
The Garden Club of America Internship in Garden History and Design website undergraduate or graduate student
Smithsonian Environmental Research Center Internship Program in Environmental Studies website currently enrolled undergraduate
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Collegiate Leaders in Environmental Health website US citizen or permanent resident, full-time enrollment as rising college junior or senior, academic coursework in environmental or biological studies
REEF Marine Conservation Internship website completed two years of college, basic Open Water SCUBA certification, application, 
Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy Internships website 18 years or older, interest in native habitat restoration, environmental sciences, and/or non-profit organizations, application
Council of Environmental Quality Internship Program website  
Application, work in White House
Mickey Leland Environmental Internship Program website undergraduate student, have completed 60 credit hours, full-time enrollment, 2.0 GPA, eligible to work in the U.S., application
Operation Wallacea Research Assistant website attending university, good level of English, application


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Columbia University Biology Summer Internship Database  
University of Southern California Summer Internship Listing  
US EPA Internships  
World Wildlife Fund Internships   
Environmental Defense Fund Internships  
University of Florida Fellowship Database  

Research and International Study Opportunities
Program Link      Requirements
Juneau Icefield Research Program website application, fee with scholarships available, valid U.S. passport, decent level of physical fitness
Luminant Environmental Research Program website must be attending a Texas institution, GRE score of 1100 or higher, prepare own research proposal
STEER Program: Short Term Educational Experiences for Research in Environmental Health website attend a university, application
UT Austin Environmental Science Institute: Research Experience for Undergraduates website valid health insurance, undergraduate student at a university
School for Field Studies website 2.8 GPA, completed one college-level environmental/ecology course, 18 years or older, in good academic standing, application, tuition; scholarships available
The Yosemite Environmental Science Research Training REU website *Paid*, entering sophomore, junior, senior year of college, application; minorities strongly encouraged to apply
Northwest Connections: Wildlife in the West website application, fee; scholarships available
Northwest Connections: Landscape and Livelihood website application, fee; scholarships available
EarthWatch Institute Expeditions website application, fee
Northwest Connections: Animal Tracks and Sign website application, fee; limited scholarships available
SEA Semester Program website application, fee; scholarships available
Semester at Sea website full-time enrollment in degree-granting institution, have completed one full term, 2.75 GPA or higher, application, tuition; scholarships available
University of New Hampshire EcoQuest website completion of 48 credit hours at college or university, one semester course in natural sciences, and one semeter course in social sciences, moderately high physical fitness, English speaker, application, tuition
Tatoosh School: Field Learning in Southeast Alaska website application, tuition; limited scholarships available
Wildlands Studies website application, fee
Institute for Central American Development Studies website application, tuition; scholarships available
Kachemak Bay Campus Semester by the Bay Program website  
undergraduate student, application, tuition, transfer approval
Wild Rockies Field Institute  website application, tuition; scholarships available
SIT Study Abroad website good academic standing at accredited college or university, have completed one year of college-level coursework, 2.5 GPA or higher, application, tuition; scholarships available
CIEE Study Abroad website application; have completed one semester of college, tuition; scholarships available
IES Abroad Quito website 18 years of age, in good standing at college institution, 2.5 GPA or higher, application, tuition; scholarships available