Compost Research Scholarships

Deadline: April 16, 2021

Open to All College Students Studying at a University or College in the US

The Compost Research & Education Foundation (CREF) is offering scholarships to undergraduate through PhD students studying at a college or university in the US interested in doing compost-related research projects. The scholarship is for $4,000, and also includes an invitation to present research findings at a US Composting Council Annual Conference during a CREF research session.

The ideal candidates will have an interest in improving the compost process, for example the type of projects will be looking at such things as the application and the utilization of finished compost to increase drought tolerance, soil nutrient content, reducing erosion and water pollution, and increasing carbon storage in soils to combat climate change.

Application time opens February 15th
Learn more and see the application requirements
Deadline is April 16th

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