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General Information

Name The Bird Dog Foundation College Scholarship Essay Contest
Number of Awards 2
Award Value $1,000 - $1,500
Award Type Merit-Based Scholarship
Accept Applications From February 28 until February 28
Scholarship Links More Information

Contact Information

Contact Miss. Lucy Cogbill
Education Coordinator
The Bird Dog Foundation, Inc.
POB 774
505 W HWY 57
GRAND JUNCTION, Tennessee 38039
Phone (731)764-2058
Fax (731)764-3004

Scholarship Description

The Bird Dog Foundation sponsors an annual college scholarship essay contest for all high school seniors from public, private, CDC or home schools.

Students must be a U.S. Citizen and residen in either Tennessee, Mississippi, or Arkansas to be eligible to enter. There are no charges or fees required to enter this annual essay contest.

The Bird Dog Foundation, Inc. has established a Scholarship Fund to promote interest in wildlife conservation and related subjects. An annual College Scholarship Essay Contest sponsored by the Bird Dog Foundation, Inc. has been in effect for several years now. This contest was created in the hopes that it would enhance scholarly training and education in wildlife and wildlife conservation as well as give financial aid for tuition the college-bound student.

The annual Bird Dog Foundation College Scholarship Essay Contest has a First and Second Place award of $1,500.00 and $1,000.00, respectively.

Essays are required to be 900-1,000 words in length and can be written on a wide range of selected topics which are outlined in our contest rules. The contest rules and submission information can be found at our website: Select the "Art & Essay Contest" section of our website for downloadable contest rules. Submit inquiries or essays to the Education Coordinator.

The Bird Dog Foundation, Inc., is a non-profit, 501 (c) 3 charitable and educational organization.