Date: 10/28/17 12:22 pm
From: John Nelson <jnelson...>
Subject: [MASSBIRD] Brookline Bird Club Young Birder Scholarships for 2018
The Brookline Bird Club is pleased to announce that we will again
offer two Young Birder Scholarships to nurture interest in bird study and
conservation among young birders. The 2018 scholarships will cover the full
cost ($1345) of the Coastal Maine Bird Studies for Teens program at
National Audubon’s Hog Island camp on June *17-22, 2018*. The cost includes
housing, boat travel, and all meals. Scholarship recipients will be
responsible for transportation costs to and from the camp.

Applicants must be New England residents, ages 14-17, and must
submit a written application and two letters of reference. Preference will
be given to applicants with individual or family BBC memberships. To be
considered a member, an applicant may join the club at the time of

Completed applications and references must be received by the
BBC by *January 15, 2018*. Selection and notification of recipients will be
completed by *February 16, 2018*. To read the application instructions and
download an application form, you can go to the BBC website and click on
the link for “Scholarships for Young Birders”:

John Nelson

Chair, BBC Conservation and Education Committee

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