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Scholarship Program

Arizona Elk Society
Annual Youth Scholarships

All recipients must exhibit a commitment to wildlife and the outdoors and participate in school-related responsibilities and activities.Applicants for each of the two high school student scholarships must be Arizona residents and graduating high school seniors with plans to attend an accredited college. All students, both high school and college, must have a minimum GPA of 2.7 on a 4.0 scale. Applicants for the college student scholarship must be pursuing a degree in and/or closely related to wildlife science from an accredited college or university.

The Scholarship process

1.  Download the Scholarship Application Form
and complete it. (PDF/Word)

2.  Mail completed application along with
An essay, 3 letters of recommendation and other required materials. 
      Must be postmarked by January 30, 2015.

 Mail to:
Arizona Elk Society
Attn: Scholarship Committee
7558 W. Thunderbird Road, Ste. 1-465
Peoria, AZ 85381

 3.  Application materials will be reviewed by the scholarship committee.
      The Finalists will be presented to the Arizona Elk Society Board and
all three recipients will be chosen from these finalists.

The AES scholarship recipient will be announced at the AES banquet on March 21, 2015

 For 2015, the Arizona Elk Society will award three scholarships in two categories:

1)  Graduating high school seniors continuing on to college
who exhibit a commitment to wildlife and the outdoors and
who participate in school-related responsibilities and activities 
      Two scholarships in the amount of $750 and $1000.

2)  Students currently enrolled in and attending college
who exhibit a commitment to wildlife and the outdoors
      One scholarship in the amount of $1000

Scholarship Materials for Download

A brochure provides information on the 2015 scholarship details. (Download)

The application form for 2015 Scholarships (PDF/Word)

This Award is Listed on Scholarships.com