Associated Oregon Loggers Scholarship – $6,000 – Deadline: April 1, 2018

The AOL Scholarship Competition is a $6,000 scholarship, $1,500 awarded annually (if student qualifies and is approved by the Scholarship committee) to Oregon high school seniors or current college students who intend to pursue a four-year college or university education and a career in a forest resource reproduction field of study.   Field of study examples: Forest Management, Forest Engineering and Forest Products

Each candidate must submit:

  • The AOL Scholarship Application Form
  • An original essay on “What challenges do you see in the field of logging and what are your views on meeting the challenges” not to exceed three pages, handwritten or typed.
  • High school transcripts
  • SAT or ACT scores
  • Letter of Acceptance to 4 Year College – The college must be accredited by the Society of American Foresters, www.safnet.org/education/recognition.cfm.
  • Field of Study or Major

Candidate will be selected on the basis of the following criteria:

  • Candidate’s studies and experiences as they relate to chosen field of interest.
  • Scholastic performance in all classes as it relates to success in higher education (GPA).
  • SAT or ACT scores.
  • Thought process, grammatical usage and capability to express self in the essay.
  • Legibility, neatness and accuracy of information submitted.

The potential contribution of the student in a forest resource production related field is the important issue. Financial need of the student is NOT a criterion for selection. The selection of the winner will be made by the AOL Scholarship Committee, which are members of the association.

Applications must be received on or before:  APRIL 1, 2018

Mail to:

Associated Oregon Loggers, Inc.

PO Box 12339

Salem, OR  97309-0339

Selection is usually made by reviewing the items submitted. However, we could ask a finalist to be interviewed by the Selection Committee.

Notification of Winner:  MAY 31, 2018

To Apply: AOL Scholarship 2018

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