The Ontario County Board of Supervisors announced they would again award Casella Environmental Waste Management academic scholarships to qualified Ontario County (applicants must be a resident of Ontario County) college or college-bound students who are pursuing majors in environmental studies, agriculture or agricultural business; including waste management. Applications (to include references) must be postmarked by February 8, 2021.
Casella Waste Systems, Inc. has established this 20-year fund to support scholarships to encourage students to pursue college-level studies and careers in the fields of environmental studies, agriculture, and waste management.
Each scholarship recipient will be chosen by a team of reviewers by the established criteria. Recipients are chosen for their outstanding academic records, strong references, and for a well-written essay showing her or his dedication to a career that will support the environment.
If interested, please navigate to the FULL application, eligibility criteria and instructions here: 2021 Ontario County/Casella Waste Managment Scholarship Packet