Gloria Barron Wilderness Society Scholarship

Amount: $15,000.

Each year, the Gloria Barron Wilderness Society Scholarship is awarded to a graduate student to support research for a paper on an aspect of wilderness. Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited graduate institution in North America, have strong academic records, and have “academic and/or career goals focused on making a significant positive difference in the long-term protection of wilderness in the United States.” Applications are typically accepted from late January to mid-April.


Eligible Grade Levels: Graduate Student

Eligible Majors: All majors

Residency Requirement: No residency requirement

Minimum GPA: No GPA requirement

Deadline: Application opens in late January 2023.

Please note that scholarship deadlines often change, so make sure to check the scholarship sponsor’s website for up-to-date deadlines.

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