“This beautiful sheet of water, like a sapphire gem set round with emeralds…” Samuel Francis Smith, History of Newton, Massachusetts, 1880
The Bullough's Pond Association Scholarship
The Bullough’s Pond Association sponsors two scholarships worth $500 annually, each to be awarded to a high school senior who lives, or attends high school, in Newton, Massachusetts.
The scholarship honors students who have a demonstrated record of active environmental volunteer work in the City of Newton, particularly volunteer work contributing to the care of Bullough's Pond.
Requirement: Applicants must submit a short (250 words) essay outlining their interest in environmental issues; their notable academic work in environmental or other relevant areas of science; their volunteer work with any organizations promoting conservation or environmental awareness; and their future academic/career plans in this field.
Email applications to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications due: March 15