The Mountaineer Chapter of Izaak Walton League of America is accepting applications for its four annual scholarships for the 2012-2013 school year.
Every year, the chapter awards two high school graduates and two students currently attending college and majoring in fields related to environmental sciences or conservation.
Students need to apply annually, and scholarships may be received for four years and totally $4,000 toward their education. Applications are available at school counselors' offices, school websites and the chapter's website at www.iwla.org/mountaineer.
Preference will be given to youths who are members of IWLA or students of parents or guardians who have membership in the chapter. The deadline to turn in applications will be May 5.
More information is available by calling Vic Thompson at 304-636-3836.