124 - P. echinata, shortleaf pine 8750

Shortleaf pine (Pinus echinata)

The purpose of the NJ Division of the Allegheny SAF scholarship is to recognize outstanding understanding of, and academic excellence in forestry, particularly with reference to students interested in a career in professional resource management (including urban and community forestry).

To be eligible, the applicant must be a full-time student in a college located within the State of New Jersey, in his or her junior year, and in a forestry-related major.  The application packet must be postmarked no later than April 15, 2018.

The estimated amount of the award is $500, plus membership in the Society of American Foresters for twelve months.  Runners-up receive a 12-month membership in the Society of American Foresters.

A copy of our scholarship application (with instructions) can be found here: click here.