Friends of Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge offers scholarships

Jan 23, 2024 | Around Ottawa County | 0 comments

The Friends of Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge has announced a scholarship opportunity for high school seniors in Ottawa and Lucas counties. The Blue Goose Scholarships support the future of conservation by investing in high school seniors today.

Two Blue Goose $2,500 scholarships will be awarded to outstanding high school seniors who:

  • Plan to pursue a degree in environmental science, natural resources or a conservation-related field at an accredited college or university
  • Reside in or attend school in Ottawa County or Lucas County
  • Achieved at least a 3.0 grade point average in high school

Scholarships may be used for tuition, fees, books, personal protective equipment, tools, instruments or field equipment. Applications must be submitted by Feb. 15. Applications are available online at or in person at the Refuge Visitor Center at 14000 W. State Route 2, Oak Harbor. Scholarship recipients will be notified by May 1. For more information, please call Friends of Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge at 419-898-0014 x13.

Friends of Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge is a 501(c)3 non-profit established in 1997 to promote the preservation of the natural and historical resources of Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge, the only national wildlife refuge complex in the state.

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