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AZFO Youth Scholarships

Arizona Field Ornithologists is pleased to provide financial assistance for young people interested in field ornithology to attend AZFO's annual meeting.

 A Youth Scholarship includes:

·         $325 for transportation plus two nights lodging

·         Meeting banquet meal

·         One-year membership to AZFO

Eligibility: Middle school, high school and undergraduate students are encouraged to apply. Following the meeting, recipients must submit an essay describing their experiences at the meeting. This essay will be posted on the AZFO website and social media.

Application materials are listed below. To apply, e-mail these items to: by August 18.

·         Name

·         Address

·         Email address

·         Date of birth

·         School & Grade level

·         Letter of recommendation from parent, adult mentor, teacher or professor outlining the student's interest in Arizona birds.

·         One-page essay by the student describing their interest in Arizona birds

We thank our scholarship sponsors,  Maricopa Audubon Society and

Prescott Audubon Society .

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