Established by family and friends of David Bucknam in 2005, this scholarship honors Bucknam and his passion for the out- of-doors, learning and living. Bucknam was the Director of the Colorado Office of Active and Inactive Mines, which reclaims and restores abandoned mined land. The Bucknam Scholarship provides financial support to a junior or senior undergraduate student who is enrolled in an area of study at an accredited college or university with a major in a field related to mine reclamation/restoration such as biology; botany; geography; geology, hydrology; environmental, range or soil science.
The David L. Bucknam Memorial Scholarship Fund is a 501 (c)3 non-profit corporation based in Colorado; EIN 56-2615282. You can write to us or send donations to: The David L. Bucknam Memorial Scholarship Fund, 465 S. Pearl St. Denver, CO 80209.