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Sara Shallenberger Brown Garden Club of America National Parks Conservation Scholarship

Offered by Garden Club of America

Reviewed by Lisa FreedlandLast updated Sep 20, 2023
Multiple awards worth

$250

Grade level

College Students

Expected deadline:

This scholarship might not currently be accepting applications. Most scholarship programs only accept applications a few months ahead of their annual deadline. We’ve estimated this deadline based on last year’s deadline in order to help you plan out your scholarship applications.

February 2025

Scholarship Overview

The Sara Shallenberger Brown Garden Club of America National Parks Conservation Scholarship is an incredible opportunity for college undergraduates aged 19 to 20 to gain technical and personal skills, as well as field experience, in the conservation fields. This scholarship aims to encourage studies and careers in conservation, with a focus on protecting and enhancing the U.S. National Parks for lasting benefit. The selected student will become a future leader in challenging and rewarding conservation service work. Eligibility is open to U.S. Citizens and permanent residents enrolled in a U.S.-based institution, with preference given to those with prior SCA experience. The scholarship provides training, transportation, and a $250/wk stipend for each student as an SCA apprentice crew leader working directly under two experienced leaders on a 3 or 4 week summer trail crew in one of America’s storied national parks. Apply to become a part of this incredible opportunity!

About Garden Club of America

The Garden Club of America, founded in 1913, is a volunteer nonprofit organization comprised of 199 member clubs and approximately 18,000 club members throughout the country. To promote greater understanding of the interdependence of horticulture, environmental protection, and community improvement, The Garden Club of America annually awards over $300,000 in scholarships, including the prestigious Rome Prize and The Garden Club of America/Royal Horticultural Society Interchange Fellowship.

Eligibility information

This scholarship is open to students meeting the below eligibility criteria.

Grade Level

College Students

Citizenship

U.S. Citizens, Permanent Residents

Academic Interest

Environmental Health

Application information

To apply for this scholarship, submit the below application materials before the deadline.

Essay

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Is this scholarship open to international students?

No, this scholarship is only open to U.S. Citizens and Permanent Residents.

Who should I contact with any questions about this scholarship?

For any questions regarding this scholarship application, please contact Garden Club of America at [email protected].

Where can I find help writing my scholarship essay?

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