Education

Scholarships

2018 Scholarship Application
This year marks the 39th consecutive year that the Freehold Soil Conservation District will award college scholarships. The District will award three $2,000 scholarships to students majoring in a conservation-related field in the summer of 2018. The Neal Munch, Mac Clark and Bill Schauer Scholarships are named to honor their years of dedication and distinguished service to Freehold District and to conservation.
2018 scholarship application

Scholarships Awarded 38 Consecutive Years
For the 38th consecutive year the Freehold Soil Conservation District Board of Supervisors awarded scholarships to area college students majoring in a field related to the conservation of our natural resources. The Neal Munch, Mac Clark and Bill Schauer Scholarships are named to honor their years of dedicated and distinguished service to the Freehold District and to conservation efforts.

Charles Buscaglia, Board Chairman, presented students with $2,000 checks and certificates of achievement. “We are fortunate to be able to provide scholarships to students in honor of three men who dedicated many years to local conservation efforts,” said Buscaglia.
Christine Schwarz, of Manasquan, received the Bill Schauer Scholarship. Christine is a junior at The College of New Jersey majoring in biology with a concentration in evolution & ecology.
Robert Emmet Brennan, of Highland Park, received the Mac Clark Scholarship. He is a senior at Rutgers University majoring in plant science.
Allyson Murray, of Old Bridge, received the Neal W. Munch scholarship and she is a junior majoring in geology and marine science with a concentration in oceanography at Stockton University.