Applicant must be a member or have a family member in good standing in the New York State Trappers Association (NYSTA) at the time of the application.
Applicant must present a short essay to the committee in order to be considered. The essay must include what type of courses the student will be enrolled in.
Applicants must be pursuing an education in the the Environmental Field. Examples include: Biologist, Environmental Law, Forest Ranger, etc. (If your not sure please contact the Chairman)
Applicant must include a list of reasons why they should be considered.
Applicant must include two letters of recommendation; one from their teacher, and one other character reference.
Documentation listing any and all community involvement must be included.
If selected the applicant will be awarded $1,000 which will be paid directly to your College of choice under the following conditions.
1) Payment will only be made after verification of enrollment by NYSTA.
2) A grade of C or higher must be achieved.
Deadline: All Applications must be received no later the first day of August of the Calendar Year.
Send applications to:
NYSTA Scholarship Committee
Po Box 205,
Perkinsville, NY 14529