Environmental Scholarship Application Period now OPEN!

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2019_Scholarship_Application

Environmental Defenders’ Scholarship Applications Due on Earth Day, April 22

The Environmental Defenders is proud to offer two college scholarships, $1,000 each, to two outstanding high school seniors planning to pursue careers related to the environmental/conservation field.  In addition to completing the application, the applicants must meet the following criteria: 1) reside in McHenry County; 2) have a respectable GPA; 3) two letters of recommendation; and 4) plan to attend an accredited college or university.  The application has been sent to schools and is available online at www.mcdef.org or can be picked up at the Environmental Defenders’ office located at 110 S. Johnson Street, Suite 106 in Woodstock. Office hours are 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday-Friday. The application and accompanying documents must be postmarked by April 20, 2019 or hand-delivered to The Defenders’ office on or before April 22, 2019.