Forestry Alumni Scholarship Recipient 2018

There are several scholarships specifically for our forestry majors. Our forestry alumni, forest industries, and woodland owners are just some of the generous supporters of our forestry scholarships. There are also scholarships through the University of Kentucky and the UK College of Agriculture, Food and Environment.

Forestry Scholarships

Below is a list of scholarships that are typically advertised for forestry majors. Check the organization's website for application details. Current forestry majors can also check the Resources for Forestry Majors Canvas page for scholarship information. 

  • Farm Credit Mid-America Scholarships
  • Forest Landowner Foundation Scholarship
  • Intertribal Timber Council-Truman D. Picard Scholarship Program
  • Kentucky Association of Conservation Districts – Betty Barrick Non-Traditional Scholarship
  • Kentucky Association of Conservation Districts – Natural Resource Scholarship
  • Kentucky Forest Industries Association Foundation – William H. Steele Memorial Forestry Scholarship
  • Kentucky Women in Agriculture Scholarship
  • Kentucky Woodland Owners Foundation Scholarship
  • Mill Operations Technical Advancement Group (MOTAG) - The James A. Holekamp Memorial Scholarship Award and The Charles S. Gardner Scholarship Award
  • Railway Tie Association - John Mabry Forestry Scholarship
  • Woodworking Machinery Industry Association Scholarship

UK Scholarships
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Undergraduate Program

Find out more about the undergraduate forestry program and how you can start your career in the outdoors.

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Career Opportunities

Learn what you can do with a degree in forestry.

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Explore Forestry

Watch or listen to our From the Woods Today show to learn about all things forestry in Kentucky.

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Forestry Curriculum

Learn more about the requirements for a Bachelor of Science in Forestry.

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Spring Field Semester

View week-by-week summaries of the Spring Field Semester that occurs during spring of the junior year.

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Wildlife Biology and Management Minor

View the requirements for the Wildlife Biology and Management Minor.

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How can we help? 

If you have questions about the UK Forestry program or would like to schedule a visit, let us know.

Contact Laura Lhotka, Forestry Academic Coordinator 859-257-8718,