Apply today for Stream + Wetlands Foundation Scholarships!

Up to five scholarships of $5,000 each will be awarded.

Applications are now being accepted for the Stream + Wetlands Foundation scholarships for the 2023-2024 academic year. The scholarship fund is held and managed by the Fairfield County Foundation (FCF), a 501(c)(3) non-profit dedicated to enhancing the quality of life and economic viability of the Fairfield County community. Applications and a letter of interest must be submitted through the FCF website by Friday, March 10, 2023. Visit the FCF website here:


  • Applicant must be a resident of Ohio AND an undergraduate or graduate student currently attending a college or university in Ohio.
  • Applicant must have completed at least one year towards an associate’s or bachelor’s degree in engineering, biological or ecological science.
  • Applicant must have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5.
  • Applicants working towards a degree that will facilitate a career in native habitat restoration engineering/ecology will be given highest priority.

After the deadline, Stream + Wetlands will review the applications and make selections for scholarship recipients. Notification of scholarship recipients will take place in May and June 2023. Applications are due by 11:59 p.m. on March 10, 2023.

Please feel free to contact Stream + Wetlands’ Controller Megan Garber at with any questions about the scholarship or submittal requirements. For questions regarding the Fairfield County Foundation or the scholarship process, contact Senior Program Officer Abby King at or Program Officer Andrea Spires at or call (740) 654-8451.