Recycling Scholarships Available to NOLA Area College Students

- Wednesday, June 08, 2016

Since 1994, the National Recycling Coalition has awarded scholarships to students interested in the recycling field. This year, the NRC is awarding scholarships to qualified New Orleans area students in the amount of $1,500 each. Recipients will also receive complementary admission to the Resource Recycling Conference, August 30th through September 1st, and a one-year membership to the Coalition.

Students will be selected based on the following criteria:

  • Attend a New Orleans area college or university
  • Academic and personal interest in the recycling field
  • Meritorious academic achievement
  • Available to attend Resource Recycling conference

Scholarship applications can be submitted at  Applications must be received no later than July 22nd.  Winners will be announced by August 5, 2016.

Questions can be directed to the NRC’s Campus Council at:  More information is available at: