Are you an outdoor enthusiast? Do you like hiking, camping, skiing, surfing, or other outdoor activities? There are scholarships out there for you!
Sponsor: Nordic Skiing Association of Anchorage
Amount: Up to $1,500
March 31, 2020 – extended to April 9, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to residents of Alaska who are high school seniors or current undergraduate students. Applicant must be a member of a high school cross-country ski team in their junior and senior year.
Ike Foundation Scholarship
Sponsor: The Ike Foundation
April 1, 2020 – extended to April 15, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to high school seniors who will be pursuing full-time enrollment in a two-year or four-year college or university in the United States. Awards are based on financial need, academic achievement, demonstrated volunteer commitment (preferably in the fishing or conservation world), and a personal statement on how fishing has impacted your life and prepared you for college.
Outdoor Writers of KS Scholarship
Sponsor: Kansas Wildscape
Closing Date: April 15, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to graduating high school seniors enrolled in a Kansas high school who plan to attend a college in Kansas and study wildlife or nature-based curriculum or outdoors journalism. University students enrolled in a wildlife or nature-based curriculum, or pursuing outdoors journalism are also eligible.
Sponsor: United States Pony Clubs, Inc.
March 31, 2020 – extended to April 30, 2020
Description: Applicant must be an active Pony Club member who is currently enrolled in (or been accepted to) an institution of higher education. Multiple scholarships opportunities available.
Fishing Heritage Scholarship
Sponsor: Central Coast Women for Fisheries, Inc.
Closing Date: May 31, 2020
Description: Scholarship is open to descendants of a licensed California commercial fisherman, descendants of the current spouse of a licensed California commercial fisherman, or holder of a valid California commercial fishing license or worked on a vessel licensed by the California Department of Fish and Game for at least the past five years. San Luis Obispo County qualified applicants will have priority of the available scholarship funds.