Scholarships & Grants

Our chapter has 3 types of scholarships and grants available.

  • Professional Research Grant
  • Academic Research Scholarship
  • Student Travel Grant

Past Scholarships Awarded:

Since 2006, our Chapter has awarded 15 Academic scholarships totaling $9,000. We are also proud to say that we have sponsored over 40 students with Travel scholarships totaling more than $2,000.

The Wildlife Society Sacramento-Shasta Chapter Scholarship and Grant Applications:

  • Professional Research Grant – up to $1,500
    • The Professional Grant is offered to professionals associated with a college/ university and/or performing a research project within the geographical limits overseen by the Sacramento-Shasta Chapter. This includes any state-accredited, two- or four-year college in the following counties: Alpine, Amador, Butte, Calaveras, Colusa, El Dorado, Glenn, Lassen, Modoc, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou, Tehama, Trinity, Tuolumne, Sutter, Yolo, and Yuba.
  • Academic Research Scholarship – up to $1,500
    • The Academic Scholarship is offered only to students attending a high school/ college/ university or conducting research within the geographical limits overseen by the Sacramento-­Shasta Chapter. This includes any state­-accredited, high school, two-­ or four-­year college in the following counties: Alpine, Amador, Butte, Calaveras,Colusa, El Dorado, Glenn, Lassen, Modoc, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou, Tehama, Trinity, Tuolumne, Sutter, Yolo, and Yuba.
  • Student Travel Grant – up to $500
    • The Travel Grant is offered only to students attending a high school/ college/ university or attending a workshop, conference or training within the geographical limits overseen by the Sacramento-­Shasta Chapter. This includes any state-­accredited, high school, two­- or four-­year college in the following counties: Alpine, Amador, Butte, Calaveras,Colusa, El Dorado, Glenn, Lassen, Modoc, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Sacramento, San Joaquin, Shasta, Sierra, Siskiyou, Tehama, Trinity, Tuolumne, Sutter, Yolo, and Yuba.

In addition to our annual scholarships, here are others available to you: