The EBS Pearl River Studies Scholarship is awarded to a student(s) pursuing a science or engineering degree at Southeastern Louisiana University (SELU) in Hammond LA.
The Harvey L. Foster Foundation for Science Education will award one or more scholarships for the 2015-2016 academic year of up to $2000 to deserving students. The scholarship is for one year. Qualifying students are those already enrolled in Southeastern Louisiana University and who are either pursing an undergraduate or graduate degree in the field of science, specifically the areas of biology, chemistry, or engineering. This scholarship will be awarded to the top applicant(s) as recommended by the Foundationís Board of Directors during the Spring of 2016.
The scholarship award will be sent directly to Southeastern after enrollment verification for the Fall of 2016.
The Harvey L. Foster Foundation is an independent, tax-exempt, nonprofit organization dedicated to providing science based educational incentives, opportunities, and assistance to those within our community as bounded by the four parishes of St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, Livingston, and Washington. We are committed to enhancing educational excellence in science. Our goals are to encourage academic excellence in our local school districts by providing equipment or funding to educators not available through traditional local, state, or federal sources. The Foundation provides opportunities for teachers and students to develop innovative science projects and invests in science programs that have a positive impact on student success. Moreover, by providing various scholarship opportunities to college-bound students seeking degrees in science related fields, we are passionately advancing the future of our scientific
leaders of tomorrow one graduate at a time.