Announcement of Scholarships
Application Deadline: March 17, 2015
We would like to announce 10 scholarships for the academic year 2015/16!
These scholarships are available to majors in the Department of Geography, Geology, and the Environment and offer between $500 and $2000.
In order to be qualified for any scholarship in the department, you need to be a full-time student and remain that status during the academic year 2015/16. You also need a minimum 3.0 QPA overall earned at SRU.
Apply for any scholarship by:
- Completing the general application form. We will consider your application for all scholarships that are available to you based on your current major.
- Writing an essay on one out of two topics:
Topic 1: Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of natural gas drilling in western Pennsylvania.
Topic 2: Discuss in detail one environmental problem associated with climate change.
Elaborating on a different topic is possible but must be approved by the scholarship committee.
- The essay should be well written and at a minimum 500 words in length.
Submitting your essay, a copy of your DARS report and the completed application form to Mrs. Cindy Schnur (319 ATS) by March 17, 2015.
Available Scholarships in the Department of Geography, Geology, and the Environment