The Pittsburgh Foundation

Conservation Officers of Pennsylvania Scholarship Fund The fund was created to provide scholarships for Pennsylvania resident undergraduate students enrolled or planning to enroll in a degree program studying the conservation of wildlife.

$1,000

Deadline: 6/15/2017

Eligibility

  • Pursue a degree or studies in: Wildlife
  • Have a residence in: Pennsylvania
  • Graduating senior or current undergraduate students enrolled or planning to enroll in a degree program studying wildlife conservation
  • Have a PA CID number
  • Submit a list of of community of volunteer service activities/ internships
  • Preference given to students associated with COPA, the PA Game Commission or the PA Fish and Boat Commission
  • Two references: one must be outdoor related
  • Have a High School GPA of at least: 3.00
  • Maintain a GPA of: 3.00
  • Write and submit an essay: Describe an issue of personal or local concern and its importance to you OR indicate a person who has had significant influence on you and describe that influence.

How to Apply

  • Provide a high school transcript.
  • Provide a college transcript.
  • Provide letter(s) of reference: 2
  • Write and submit an essay: Describe an issue of personal or local concern and its importance to you OR indicate a person who has had significant influence on you and describe that influence.

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