The Channel Counties Chapter of the Association of Environmental Professionals (AEP) is dedicated to supporting students who are planning to engage in a career in the environmental field. As part of our support endeavors, we are offering three $500 scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students attending Cal Poly San Luis Obispo. The scholarships for 2021 will be awarded on or before June 1, 2021 and will be sent via mail. All awardees will be invited and encouraged to a virtual awards ceremony hosted by the Channel Counties Chapter of AEP to celebrate their achievement.
WHO CAN APPLY & AWARD CRITERIA
The Channel Counties Chapter of AEP 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 2021 fall or summer quarter in order to be eligible.
Award criteria include overall GPA (no minimum requirement), academic pursuits, relative financial need, and demonstrated involvement in the environmental field. A copy of college transcripts (unofficial or official) and maximum two-page essay are also required along with a completed application form.
HOW CAN THE MONEY BE USED?
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 7, 2021 to be eligible.
Updated April 1, 2021 by Reid Walley