This scholarship is intended to grant college tuition funds and supplement college costs to local individuals, who have a similar interest in organic and sustainable agriculture, as did Robert J. Meyer. In addition, applicants should have a commitment, the disposition and passion for gaining the knowledge, skills, and business & the technical aptitude that will result in making a contribution to improve South Puget Sound based sustainable organic agriculture system and ecosystem.
The requirements for an applicant to the Robert J. Meyer Scholarship funds include the following:
-Be a current resident of the Washington counties of Thurston, Lewis, or Mason or lives in or attends high school in Elma or Montesano
-Intend to enroll in an education institution or engage in an educational opportunity which will be brought back to the South Puget Sound region of Western Washington state
-Desire to concentrate their education in one of the following a fields of study: agricultural sustainability, organic farming/ranching or sustainable ecosystems within the South Sound Region of Western Washington
For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.