Dwight W. and Marguerite Bensend Forestry Scholarship

Recipients shall be majoring in forestry in the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences. The recipients shall have declared their intent to select the Forest Products Option or other Forestry specializations. The recipients must be enrolled as full-time students and be classified as a second semester sophomore. The recipients must have attended the Fall Camp required in the Forestry curriculum. Recipients shall have a minimum cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Were you a member of the 2023 Fall Forestry Camp Cohort, that is, did you complete FOR 206, fall semester 2023?
  2. To apply for the Dwight W. and Marguerite Bensend Forestry Scholarship: In a 400-word essay (+- 10%), discuss the significance of sustainable production of wood products to human society, including the implicit challenges and opportunities. Think about this in terms of all that you saw and learned at fall camp-both in the woods and in the mills.