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Harry Hampton Memorial Wildlife Fund Scholarship

  • Website Address
  • http://www.hamptonwildlifefund.org/scholarship.htm...
  • Contact
  • Jim Goller
  • Address
  • PO Box 2641
  • Columbia, SC 29202
  • Email Address
  • jim.goller@hamptonwildlifefund.org
  • Application Deadline
  • February 1, 2017
  • Number Of Awards
  • 1
  • Maximum Amount
  • $20,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • In a commitment to promote higher education in the natural resources area in South Carolina, the Board of Directors of the Hampton Fund in 1992 established the scholarship program. This scholarship consists of a $5,000 scholarship awarded annually to a S.C. resident student to attend an institution of higher learning in the state with a major area of study in wildlife, fisheries, forestry, biology, zoology, marine science, environmental science or related fields. Applicants are thoroughly screened, interviewed and a winner selected through a comprehensive process established by the Board of Directors.

    Eligibility:
    -The applicant must be a full-time resident of South Carolina and a senior in a public or private high school in South Carolina
    -The recipient must attend an institution of higher learning in South Carolina
    -The recipient must have a major in the natural resources discipline such as: wildlife biology, fisheries biology, forestry, marine science or environmental science to qualify.
    -Recipient must maintain a GPR of 2.5 or above for a given academic year to receive funds for the following year

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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