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The Vegetarian Resource Group, is a non-profit organization which aims at educating the masses on the importance of vegetarianism and related issues. Thanks to the generous donors who wants to offer fianacial assistance through the Vegetarian Resource Group to the deserving students. Requirements: U.S Citizen or permanent U.S resident Must be Graduating High School Student Must have promoted vegetarinism in schools or community The scholarship will be awarded to two students with $ 5,000 each. For application and detailed information of the scholarship you need to log on to http://www.vrg.org/student/scholar.htm . along with the application you need to submit: An essay answering the questions asked, A copy of transcripts or report cards for the past two years Three or more recommendations (including atleast one teacher) Any document as a proof to your promotion of vegetarianism in high school or community. newspaper clippings, newspaper stories or photographs can also be used Only those who will be graduating fron high school in spring 2011 are eligible to apply for this scholarship. The application along with the documents must be sent to: The Vegetarian Resource Group, P.O Box 1463, Baltomore, MD 21203 Phone No: (410)366-8343 E-Mail: vrg@vro.org Application Deadline: February 20, 2011

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The Parapsychology foundation is a not-for-profit foundation which is involved in research and scientific investigation. The foundation also gives grants and scholarships to the students who show interest and keenness to pursue their education in parapsychology. The Annual J Garett Scholarship is for such students who have shown interest in parapsychology which is demonstrated through their sample of writings on the subject. The applicant must be graduate or undergraduate students who are completing their degree or conducting their research work in parapsychology. For more details about the scholarship and application log on to: http://www.parapsychology.org/dynamic/040200.html. Along with the application you need to produce samples of writing on the parapsychology subject and letter of reference from three individuals who are familiar to you. the applicants must send the application no later than July 15, 2010 and the name of the recipients of $ 3,000 award each will be announced on August 1, 2010.

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The Mule Deer Foundation believes, wildlife conservation is of utmost importance and for that more and more people should get involved in this cause. They are working hard to protect and conserve the mule and black-tailed deer and their habitats. In a bid to protect them the MDF and the Jasmine family have come up with the Dannie Jasmine Scholarship for the students of The University Of Nevada, Reno, Department of Environmental & Resource Sciences. Qualification: Must be undergraduate enrolled at UNR in Environmental and resource sciences Must have two semesters remaining in their undergraduate program The application and other related information has been furnished here- http://www.muledeer.org/About/scholarships.htm the application packet must include: about hobbies and leisure activities (100 words) about leadership activities (500 words) about future aspirations (400 or less) about critical conservation issues (300 words or less) about Hunting (300 words or less) letter of recommendation from UNR faculty member official transcripts of grades of past and current curriculum The complete set should be sent to: Mule Deer Foundation Attn: Dannie Jasmine Scholarship Fund 404 East 4500 South, Suite B-10 Salt Lake City, UT 84107 Toll-free: 1-888-375-DEER (3337) Phone: 801-747-3344 Fax: 801-747-3345 The scholarship amount is $ 500 and [...]

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