The Environmental Science Student Award and Internship recognizes high school juniors and seniors that have excelled in environmental science programs. Students who have demonstrated extraordinary leadership and participation in environmental projects in school or the community such as recycling drives, school beautification projects, stream or litter cleanups and other types of environmental projects are encouraged to apply. The Awardee will receive a paid summer internship at MDE. The two runners-up will each receive a monetary award. All three will receive a certificate acknowledging their achievement.
*Applications for this award are now being accepted, read below for more details.*
Please note: Application materials will not be returned.
The Environmental Science Student Award honors three high school juniors or seniors who have made a positive and significant contribution to Maryland’s environment. The structure of the awards are as follows:
First Honors: Student will receive a paid internship (valued at $3,000) at MDE and an Environmental Science Student Award certificate.Second Honors: Student will receive $500, courtesy of MDE and an Environmental Science Student Award certificate.
Honorable Mention: Student will receive $250, courtesy of MDE and an Environmental Science Student Award certificate.
Winners will be notified via email and the U.S. Postal Service. Presentation of the awards to be announced.
Nadine HaileyMaryland Department of the EnvironmentOffice of Human Resources1800 Washington Blvd, 5th floorBaltimore, MD 21230410-537-4275Nadine.Hailey@maryland.gov
1800 Washington Boulevard, Baltimore, MD 21230