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December 10, 2016
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Audubon announces $4,000 scholarship

The Northeast Pennsylvania Audubon Society announces a $4000 college scholarship to students who wish to pursue a career in an environmental field such as forestry, natural resources, environmental planning, environmental engineering, fish, game, or wildlife management, ecology and/or environmental science. Applicants must be from Pike, Wayne, Lackawanna or Susquehanna County and must enroll full-time in an accredited two- or four-year college or university program. The winning applicant will receive $1,000 per year for up to four years.
The scholarship is funded by the annual Audubon Arts and Craft Festival held each July. Interested students can find the application form at or they can use the universal scholarship application form available at their high school guidance office. Forms are due to NEPA Audubon Society by April 30.