We are now accepting applications for the 2017 David L. Bucknam Memorial Scholarship. This $2,000 scholarship is open to any full-time students of junior or senior standing for the Fall 2017 semester at an accredited college or university in Colorado.
The recipient will demonstrate a love for the out-of-doors, excitement about life-long learning, and an anticipated career devoted to environmental science. Applicants must demonstrate a strong interest in field work and team work.
Students with at least an overall GPA of 3.0 may apply. Preference will be given to those students who are pursuing a course of study directly related to reclamation or the environment.
Complete this application form, which includes a short Career Objective Essay in which you
- discuss your specific career goals,
- how this scholarship will help you achieve and accomplish those goals,
- describe your decision to major in science/environmental field, and
- any volunteer or community service or other environmental experiences work you have been involved with.
The essay has a one page limit—300-400 words.
With the application, submit a one-page resume. The resume should include, among other things, a list of honors, awards, and scholarships received (if any), a list of extra curricular activities (if any);
Also send us a list of three references with email and phone contact information.