A $1000 Scholarship in the memory of George B. Kniert is offered to a Qualified Graduate or Undergraduate Student in Natural Resources Science or Management
To be considered, students must complete an application form, available online at WaTrailBlazers.org. The Trail Blazers Inc. are most interested in assisting students who seek a career that will enhance the management of wilderness, natural resources and fisheries science in Washington State’s mountains. Deadline for submission is May 1, 2011.
Applicants will be judged on the criteria of scholarship, leadership, integrity and other personal achievements. Strong preference will be given to applicants who clearly demonstrate an interest in pursuing a career that involves professional work in Washington’s high country. For example, the candidate might be pursuing professional studies in fisheries science, forestry, entomology, wildlife services, geology, botany, wilderness recreation or a related field.
The Trail Blazers is a sports club, dedicated to Better Alpine Fishing since 1933. Trail Blazers is a non-profit organization that helps the WDFW by stocking alpine lakes and providing survey data. More info on the Trail Blazers can be found here http://watrailblazers.org/
Please click the link for the application: 2011 Scholarship Application
Thank you for your time,
Trail Blazers Scholarship Chair