Summit for Recycling Virtual Conference - June 15 & 16

Learn more about a career in sustainable materials management

Recycle Colorado is seeking candidates for its Conference Scholarship Program. The scholarship provides funds for college students to attend the 2021 Summit for Recycling virtual conference.

Learn about career opportunities in the recycling, composting, waste diversion, circular economy and sustainability fields, while connecting with private businesses, local government, nonprofits, and university representatives. 

To Apply
Candidates studying environmental sciences, sustainability, engineering, marketing, business  and related fields are highly encouraged to apply. Applicants must currently be attending a two- or four-year college or university in Colorado as an undergraduate or graduate student.

Eligible students must fill out the following application. Responses are due by Friday, April 23, at 4:00 PM. Applications will be reviewed by a panel of collegiate and industry representatives. Recipients will be announced by May 14.
 

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* 1. Student Contact Information:

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* 2. Current Address:

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* 3. Summer Address (if different than current):

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* 4. School Currently Attending:

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* 5. Year in School:

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* 6. How did you hear about this opportunity?

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* 7. Describe your academic career after high school. What are your favorite classes, scholastic successes and extracurricular activities?

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* 8. List any recycling, composting, waste diversion, circular economy, sustainability or reuse activities that you’ve completed or participated in over the last four years.

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* 9. In 2-3 sentences, describe the job/career you plan to pursue after graduation.

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* 10. What do you hope to learn or gain from attending the conference?

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* 11. Do you have a website, blog, Facebook page, YouTube channel, or other relevant materials to share that could help demonstrate your interests and abilities? If so, please provide address or access information:

Please provide a reference (i.e., a current or past employer, professor, instructor, guidance counselor, or volunteer agency representative).

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* 12. Reference

Thank you for your application. Please save or print a copy for your records.

Click 'Submit' to finish the application process. You will then be redirected to Recycle Colorado's Summit for Recycling web page.

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