College students majoring in the natural resource areas of wildlife sciences, natural resource management, or closely related fields of environmental sciences, ecology, forestry, fisheries or conservation biology are encouraged to apply for a $500 scholarship granted through the Minnesota Prairie Chicken Society.
College students who have completed at least three semesters in the natural resources areas are eligible. This scholarship will be awarded directly to the student upon completion of at least their third semester to help allay the costs of college studies. Applicants can secure a copy of the scholarship application at www.prairiechickens.org or emailing Terrylydell@qualityci.us. The deadline to submit applications is June 25.