Ned Rogoway Memorial Scholarship


AEP is dedicated to students who are planning to engage in a career in the environmental field. To support students on that journey, we are offering three $500 scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students attending Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, awarded by June 1, 2023.

Who Can Apply?
We will accept applications from Cal Poly undergraduates or graduate students who are actively engaged in the pursuit of a career with an environmental emphasis. One $500 scholarship will be awarded to a student in the Environmental Management and Protection Major within the Natural Resources Management & Environmental Studies Department. The other two $500 scholarships are open to all Cal Poly students planning to engage in a career in the environmental field. Applicants must be planning to return to Cal Poly for the 2023 fall or summer quarter in order to be eligible.

A copy of college transcripts (unofficial or official) and maximum two-page essay are also required along with a completed application form. Award criteria include overall GPA (no minimum requirement), content, flow, and enthusiasm of the personal essay, grammar, spelling, and formatting of the personal essay, and demonstrated involvement in the environmental field.

To Apply:
Click the button below to download the application form from our website. Please send materials and questions to Cassidy Williams, Student Outreach Coordinator,


The award can be used for any aspect of education, including tuition, books, housing, research, etc.

Entry Deadline: All applications must be received no later than 5:00 p.m. on Friday, May 5, 2023 to be eligible.

Download Full NRM Scholarship Application Form

Download Ned Rogoway Biography

Updated March 15, 2023 by Elizabeth Moreno

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