Wood Splitters Direct Forestry Scholarship (Deadline: December 1, 2016)
Who Can Apply: Any legal U.S. resident who is 18 years or older and is currently attending or will be attending an accredited college or university for Forestry or something related to that field is eligible for this scholarship.
Submission: To apply for the scholarship, please write and submit a short essay between 750 and 1000 words on the following topic:
- The mountain pine beetle is becoming an increasingly severe problem. It is destroying North American forests in a climate that often no longer reaches the winter temperatures needed to control their population. What is one way for the lumber industry to manage this crisis in a productive way? Explain how your solution can be implemented in a market driven economy.
Deadline: December 1, 2016