Environmentalist of the Year Scholarship
Nevada Joint Union High School District scholarship applications are due to the District Scholarship Coordinator, Donna Nies, in January. Please find the Scholarship Application here: https://www.njuhsd.com/Academics/Scholarships/District-Scholarship-Packet/index.html. Please note, SYRCL’s scholarship is listed as a District Scholarship.
SYRCL’s ENVIRONMENTALIST OF THE YEAR SCHOLARSHIP: Minimum 3.5 G.P.A. In addition to your personal statement, please include a 1-page double-spaced essay with the following prompt: “How has living in the Yuba or Bear River Watershed influenced the future direction of your life? How do you wish to make a difference in the world based on your life in these watersheds?” SYRCL’s Environmentalist of the Year recipient will receive $1,000 per year for 4 years for tuition at an accredited college or university. Applicants must demonstrate community leadership, extra-curricular activity, environmental volunteerism, and interest in pursuing a degree related to the environment. Need is not a consideration in awarding this scholarship except when two or more applicants have equal qualifications. Preference will be given to students with a history of volunteering at SYRCL, but is not required to receive this award.
Nevada Joint Union High School
District Scholarship Coordinator
firstname.lastname@example.org | 530-273-4431 ext. 2044
Questions? Contact us!
River Education Manager
(530) 265-5961 ext. 218
Environmentalist of the Year Scholarship Recipients
2020: Amelia Heinritz | 2019: Jacob Crooks | 2018: Anya Cooper-Hynell | 2017: Junet Bedayn | 2016: Delphine Giffith | 2015: Evan DesJardins | 2014: Sean Anderson | 2013: Anna Weixelman | 2012: Luz Brown | 2011: Jade Won Golder | 2010: Anna Daggett | 2009: Hannah Limov | 2008: Anna Harris | 2007: April McGrath | 2006: Liana Campus | 2005: Nate Rosenbloom | 2004: Myfanwy Rowlands | 2003: Alexis Bloom | 2002: Joan Dudney