SCHOLARSHIP ALERT: The Quinney Scholarship at Utah State University provides support to undergraduates who desire to better understand and contribute to a field involving natural resources. Most departmental awards are for upperclassman, however, this scholarship is available for freshman students! If you are considering a major in any of the following areas, make sure you apply soon…the deadline is January 31, 2015.
Conservation & Restoration Ecology
Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences
Recreation Resource Management
Watershed and Earth Systems
USU: QUINNEY SCHOLARSHIP (Seniors)
Deadline: January 31, 2015
-High school or transfer students seeking a first or second bachelor’s degree.
-Scholarly achievement: high academic performance with special consideration given to Honors, AP, and classes related to the applicant’s chosen major (e.g. science and math courses).
-ACT composite of 26 or higher.
-GPA of 3.5 or higher.
-Activities/Leadership: involvement in school clubs, leadership experiences, related internships or extracurricular activities.
-Ability to communicate effectively.
-Personal interest, motivation, and desire to better understand and contribute to a field involving natural resources.
Award: $4,500 per year for 4 years