The Ambient Bamboo Floors Scholarship is available on annual basis. Students of the United States are welcome to apply. They must be attending college or university and studying one of the defined fields. All participants are required to write an essay on the given topic. The winner will receive $1,200. The annual deadline is 1 September.
At Ambient Bamboo Floors, we care about more than just providing customers with the highest quality, eco-friendly bamboo flooring — we also care about helping the youth in our community reach their goals, specifically in academics, providing education regarding the environment. This is why we are investing in the education of the next generation vis-a-vis a great scholarship opportunity. We want to help one student who shows an interest in sustainability by providing funds to pay for tuition, books, or other school-related expenses via our annual merit-based scholarship award.
The winning student will receive $1,200 in scholarship funds. Like previously mentioned, these funds have to be used to pay for qualified expenses, including but not limited to tuition, books, and on-campus housing for the current academic year.
Level and Area of Studies
College or university level in any field, but preference will be given to the following fields: Environmental architecture & design, Environmental engineering, Environmental health sciences, Environmental law, Environmental science & sustainability, Horticulture, Renewable energy, Sustainable agriculture, Wildlife ecology, Interior Design, Industrial and Product Design, Architecture, Construction, Urban planning, Business and Education.
Place of study
At any accredited institution in the United States.
Eligibility and Requirement
In addition to being a U.S. resident, prospective applicants must currently be enrolled in a 2-year or 4-year college for the current academic year. While there is no specific major the winning applicant should be studying, we encourage those with the majors stated above.
All candidates will have to fill out the application at the bottom of this page, and write a 2,000 word (minimum) essay on one of the following topics:
- Evaluate the ecological role bamboo has played throughout the course of human history and determine to what extent, if any, bamboo will contribute to a more sustainable planet.
- Analyze the environmental benefits of using bamboo flooring vs other options as it applies to a reduction of humanity’s carbon footprint.
1 September each year.