EREF Scholarship Program

Scholarship Description

Qualifications:Applications will be considered from those who:·      will be this year or are now a full-time master’s student, doctoral student or post-doctoral researcher, and·      have a clearly demonstrated interest in solid waste management research.Scholarships recognize graduate students pursuing excellence in solid waste management research and education.  Recipients are chosen based on credentials and potential contributions to the solid waste industry and its scientific community.  Awards Based On:·      Academic performance·      Professional experience·      Relevance of one’s work to the advancement of solid waste management science·      Potential for successScholarship Range:Award amounts consider the cost of tuition at the recipient’s institution and any other funds received.  Full scholarships may not be awarded to students who will be receiving full-tuition scholarships from other sources (excluding direct university assistance such as tuition remission, or assistantship income) but may still be considered for partial awards.Doctoral and post-doctoral scholarships are awarded up to $12,000 per year, paid monthly, and can be extended for up to 3 years from the initial award date.  Master’s scholarships are awarded up to $5,000 per year and can be extended for up to 2 years from the initial award date. Scholarship renewal is dependent upon satisfactory progress as determined by the student’s academic advisor.

Year of Need: 1st Year Grad, 2nd Year Grad, 3rd Year Grad, Beyond 3rd Year Grad,

Type: Merit Based

Num Awards: Multiple

Min Award: 5000

Max Award: 12000

Deadline: 2018-05-15


Sponsoring Organization The Environmental Education Foundation, Inc.
P.O. Box 244
Fontana, WI 53125

Contact Person:

Phone: 262-745-0465