ECO Canada Scholarship Program is Accepting Applications

ECO Canada awards four Canadian students annually with $2,500 towards their first-year tuition in an environment-related program at any Canadian post-secondary institution. An environment-related program can include, but is not limited to, engineering, sciences, social sciences, and mathematics.


Scholarships are awarded to individuals who have shown leadership in her or his community in the areas of environmental protection, resource management, or environmental sustainability. Qualified students are chosen based on a reference letter and an essay about their environmental accomplishments and ambitions.


The top candidate each year is also awarded the Edit Petrovic Memorial Scholarship. Funding for this scholarship comes from ECO Canada, and friends and family of Edit Petrovic.


To qualify for the ECO Canada scholarship students must:

  • Graduate from high school in 2011
  • Have been accepted into an environment-related program in a Canadian post-secondary institution
  • Have demonstrated leadership in their communities relevant to environmental issues
  • Be a Canadian citizen or landed immigrant

 

Deadline of May 16th is fast approaching!

 

To apply or to find out more, visit www.eco.ca/scholarship.

Views: 36

Tags: Canada, Post, eco, education, environment, green, high, scholarships, school, secondary

Comment

You need to be a member of Teens for Planet Earth to add comments!

Join Teens for Planet Earth

Links

Latest Activity

Hadassah Brenner posted a blog post

Angels and Nature! (previously published)

The Linking Angels“And you shall make two golden cherubim; you shall make them of hammered work, from the two ends of the ark cover.” (Shemot 25:18)Among the various instructions provided for the assembling of the Mishkan in Parshat Terumah, the cherubim are quite an odd and ambiguous request. Rarely do they appear elsewhere in the Torah and never are these entities described clearly, other than their having wings and faces pointing towards the Aron Kodesh. Their purpose in Judaism and the…See More
Feb 17
Hadassah Brenner posted blog posts
Feb 16
Hadassah Brenner shared their page on Facebook
Feb 16
Hadassah Brenner added 2 pages to the group The Secret Garden
Thumbnail

Compost Tumbler

After an amazing presentation by Jen Prescott, the Ramaz school was introduced to waste and sustainability eco-pathways. As a start to the change in our school culture, we have purchased a tumbler -still not sure what to name it yet!- and have begun…
Feb 16
Profile IconJake Panasci and hannah rich joined Teens for Planet Earth
Feb 12
Profile IconMariel Grosshtern, Cornelius James Jr, Jacqueline Ramirez and 1 more joined Teens for Planet Earth
Feb 5
Allison Hague left a comment for Maria Infante
"Hi Maria, Welcome to Teens For Planet Earth! I hope this site is useful to you, let me know if you need help navigating it. Best of luck!"
Jan 5
Maria Infante is now a member of Teens for Planet Earth
Jan 5
Maria Salvador is now a member of Teens for Planet Earth
Dec 29, 2014
Hadassah Brenner posted a blog post
Dec 21, 2014
Hadassah Brenner updated their profile
Dec 14, 2014
Hadassah Brenner added a page to the group The Secret Garden
Thumbnail

DEP Presentation December 2nd Review by AJ

Last Tuesday the head education director of The Department of Environmental Protection (DEP for short), Kim Estes, came in as a guest speaker, invited by the environmental club. The main topic of her presentation was water supply and wastewater…
Dec 14, 2014

© 2015   Created by WCS/Teens for Planet Earth.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service