2016 ONTARIO COUNTY/CASELLA WASTE MANAGEMENT SCHOLARSHIP
The Ontario County Board of Supervisors announced they will again award Casella Environmental Waste Management academic scholarships to qualified Ontario County (applicants must be a resident of Ontario County) college or college-bound students who are pursuing majors in environmental studies, agriculture or agricultural business; including waste management. Applications (to include references) must be postmarked by March 11, 2016.
The application is available on the next page of this announcement.
Casella Waste Systems, Inc. has established this 20-year fund to support scholarships to encourage students to pursue college-level studies and careers in the fields of environmental studies, agriculture, and waste management.
Each scholarship recipient will be chosen by a team of reviewers in accordance with the established criteria. Recipients are chosen for their outstanding academic records, strong references, and for a well written essay showing her or his dedication to a career that will support the environment.
Please complete the application including all the attachments, obtain the necessary references and forward all to:
Wayne-Finger Lakes BOCES
131 Drumlin Court
Newark, New York 14513
Applications and references must be postmarked by March 11, 2016.