|Rachel Fischoff Educational Scholarship|
Application Period: August 1-October 1
The Rachel Fischoff Educational Scholarship is a $650 credit certificate redeemable through NWRA to pay for any combination of NWRA educational publications, including shipping; NWRA symposium fees, including registration, field trips and/or workshops; and NWRA membership dues (for up to two years). This certificate is given through NWRA by Rachel Fischoff, a life member of NWRA.
The certificate may be awarded to an individual wildlife rehabilitator or a nonprofit wildlife rehabilitation organization located in any part of the world. Certificate must be redeemed by December 15 of the year in which it is awarded. Any remaining unused value expires on the December 15 date.
Completely fill out the application form (in English please), and include two (2) signed letters of recommendation. If sending signed recommendation letters separately, please include the name of the scholarship applicant with each letter.
The application deadline is October 1 and the recipient is notified by January 1. The award is announced at the Symposium. Scholarship recipients are asked to write a paragraph or two for the NWRA newsletter summarizing their experiences due to receiving the scholarship.
A list of previous scholarship recipients may be found here.
Click here to download the Rachel Fischoff Educational Scholarship Application form as a fillable Word Document that can be submitted by email or by regular mail.
To apply online, please use this form: