Bullitt Environmental Fellowship in the United States

Each year, students are invited to apply the Bullitt Environmental Fellowship Program. Applications are accepted through 1 April each year. Eligible candidates should be currently pursuing graduate degree at university located at Washington, Oregon, Idaho, western Montana, southern Alaska, and British Columbia. He or she must be interested in pursuing career in environmental field.

Fellowship Description
The Bullitt Environmental Fellowship is offered in memory of longtime Foundation Chair, Priscilla Bullitt Collins. In her honor, an outstanding, environmentally knowledgeable graduate student from a community under-represented in the environmental movement, who has demonstrated exceptional capacity for leadership as well as scholarship, will receive the fellowship award. The Foundation encourages applications from a broad diversity of students, with a particular emphasis on students of color and others who have overcome discrimination or other significant hardships.

Award Value
The Bullitt Environmental Fellowship is a two-year, $50,000/year fellowship for graduate students interested in pursuing leadership positions within the environmental field.

Level and Area of Studies
Graduate degree in any area of studies.

Place of Study
At university located at Washington, Oregon, Idaho, western Montana, southern Alaska, and British Columbia.

Eligibility and Criteria
Eligible applicants must first secure a recommendation from a faculty member. Only faculty recommended applications will be considered. Eligible applicants will be:

  • Currently enrolled in a graduate candidate program, not restricted to environmental studies;
  • Prepared to demonstrate a strong desire and capacity for leadership; and
  • Seeking leadership opportunities to make substantial contributions to the environmental field.

Applicants’ Nationality
The United States citizens may apply this scholarship.

Application Instruction
The application should be made through the online system at the website and application link below.

Submission Deadline
1 April each year.

Website and Application Link