LGLC Scholarship Program
The Lake George Land Conservancy is proud to offer this annual scholarship
program to benefit local high school seniors and schools. Please see the
information below for details. Questions may be directed to Helen Barton
Benedict at firstname.lastname@example.org
or call 518-644-9673.
Eligibility: High School Seniors, including homeschooled students,
whose school district boundary lies mostly within the of Lake George watershed:
Bolton Landing, Lake George or Ticonderoga (also - students who
are year-round residents of Hulett's Landing).
Award: $750 to student and $250 to student's school science program
(preferably earth science or biology departments) to help provide equipment or field
trips/educational enhancement opportunities. We ask for a verbal or written follow up
of what the funds had been used towards within a year of award to the school.
To apply: Submit an
essay between 1000 and 2000 words covering the annual question (posted at right). The questions
will be creatively based in exploring the relationship of land and water –
specifically, dealing with the relationship’s impact on the water quality within
the Lake George Watershed. Essays are to be submitted to the Lake George Land
Conservancy (LGLC) via email to
Annual Essay and Decision: The winner will be announced by June 1st. The awardee will be asked to attend
LGLC’s Annual Meeting to receive their check during an awards ceremony. The
2014 Annual Meeting will take place at the Inn at Earlwest in Lake George, the
morning of Thursday, July 17th.
Essay Submission Deadline: April 1, 2014