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Environmental Research & Education Foundation Scholarship Program

Goes By: EREF Scholarship Program

Be sure to consult the Fellowship Website for complete eligibility and competition requirements.

About this Fellowship

Scholarships are awarded by EREF to recognize excellence in master’s, doctoral or post-doctoral waste management research and education.

Deadlines are typically in April, but be sure to check the competition website for the current cycle’s deadline.

Recipients are chosen based on credentials and potential contributions to the solid waste industry and its scientific community. Applications will be considered from those who will be this year or are now a full-time master’s student, doctoral student or post-doctoral researcher, and have a clearly demonstrated interest in solid waste management research.

Award Value

Doctoral scholarships are awarded up to $15,000 per year, paid monthly, and can be extended for up to 3 years from the initial award date. Master’s scholarships are awarded up to $7,500 per year and can be extended for up to 2 years from the initial award date.

Eligibility Requirements

Requirements Details
Year(s) of Application Masters, Doctoral, Postdoctoral

Minimum Grade Point Average



No Requirements
Campus Nomination Required No

Last updated: July 26, 2022

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