Scholarship

The Kitsap Audubon Society is dedicated to environmental education, nature study, the preservation of wildlife and habitat, and the enjoyment and appreciation of our natural areas.

To that end, we believe in supporting those students in our community that are working towards an academic degree in a field related to Kitsap Audubon’s mission, such as environmental science, forestry, marine or wildlife biology.

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KITSAP AUDUBON SOCIETY's 2017
SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION - Deadline March 25th

Kitsap Audubon Society is currently offering three (3) scholarships to graduating high school seniors from Kitsap County who wish to pursue an undergraduate degree or certificate program in Environmental Studies, Forestry, Marine or Wildlife Biology, or related fields of study.  Selection will be based on:  quality of application responses, academic history, letters of recommendation, and evidence of interest in the chosen field through related projects and activities.

Award Amount: An award of $1,000 each will be granted to three students for tuition, books, and fees.  Funds will be sent directly to the school of attendance by early September, and applied to the student’s account.

Eligibility Requirements: To be considered for a scholarship, an applicant must:

  • Be a high school senior graduating in 2017.
  • Show good academic standing.
  • Show qualities of character and citizenship.
  • List projects or activities relating to field of interest.
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Kitsap Audubon Society's 2017
Ann Sleight Memorial Scholarship Application - deadline March 25th

Kitsap Audubon Society is currently offering one (1) scholarship to residents of Kitsap County who have successfully completed at least one academic year of study, leading to a 4 year degree in Environmental Studies, Forestry, Marine or Wildlife Biology, or related fields.  Selection will be based on:  quality of application responses, academic history, letters of recommendation, and evidence of interest in their chosen field through related projects and activities.

Award Amount: An award of $3,000 will be granted to one student for tuition, books, and fees.  Funds will be sent directly to the school of attendance by early September, and applied to the student’s account

Eligibility Requirements: To be considered for a scholarship, an applicant must:

  • Be a resident of Kitsap County.
  • Have successfully completed at least one year of study toward a 4-year degree in Environmental Science, Forestry, Marine or Wildlife Biology or related studies.
  • Provide proof good academic standing.
  • Show qualities of character and citizenship.
  • Submit a written essay of 500 words or less stating their reasons for choosing this field of study, career goals, and participation in any projects or activities relating to the field of interest.