The scholarship award may be used for any aspect of education. This can include tuition,
books, research, housing, etc. If you have any questions, please contact Kellyn Lupfer
WEC Awards Three Scholarships in 2013
In 2013, WEC awarded scholarships to three women pursuing higher educations related
to sciences and environment. The winners included:
Alexandria Warneke, pursuing Masters
in Ecology at SDSU;
Brianna Pagan, pursuing Masters in Environmental Science; and
Shannon Walsh, pursuing Masters in Evolutionary Biology at SDSU.
Congratulations and we wish you continued success in your academic pursuits.
The Women's Environmental Council (WEC) supports women who are preparing to pursue
careers in the environmental field. As part of our support efforts, we award scholarships
to women attending institutes of higher learning in Los Angeles, Orange, and San
Diego counties. In addition, recipients also receive a complimentary one-year WEC
membership in the chapter county where they attend school. Scholarships are awarded
at the WEC Annual Meeting in the first quarter of each year.
Who Can Apply?
Please click on the link above for an application and details about the requirements.
Briefly, WEC accepts applications from female undergraduate (4-year university or
2-year community college) and graduate students who are actively engaged in the pursuit
of a career in the environmental field. Applicants must have a minimum of a 3.0 GPA.
Degrees or studies may include, but are not limited to, the following fields: