FUNDING AND SCHOLARSHIPS
There are many education funding opportunities that students going into forestry-related professions can tap into. This includes scholarships and bursaries from government, businesses, non-profit organizations and schools themselves.
- The best place to start looking is ScholarshipsCanada.com
This is a searchable database of more than 20,000 scholarships across Canada. Register to keep track of what is available for students pursuing studies in forestry and the environment. The opportunities range from small one-time grants to multi-year scholarships from environment- and forestry-focused businesses like Monsanto and Shell Canada.
- Eco Canada offers a wide overview of careers and funding opportunities in the environmental field.
- CanLearn.ca also has information on funding for students.
- college and university website offer extensive links to potential scholarship and bursary opportunities. Visit the site of the school you are considering attending.