The Town of Vail is has extended the application deadline for the Mauri Nottingham Excellence in Environmental Sustainability Scholarship program. In 1993, the Town of Vail created the Mauri Nottingham Environmental Quality Award to honor the creator of the valley’s “We Recycle” program and recognize outstanding environmental programs or efforts in the community. The new scholarship program intends to honor the contributions of Nottingham, continue the legacy of the Environmental Quality Award and provide assistance to those in the community wishing to further their education in the field of environmental sustainability.
This scholarship will be awarded to cover the cost of tuition and supplies up to $1,000 and is open to Town of Vail residents, students who attend school within Vail, or those who are employed within Vail. Academic programs can include bachelors or certificate programs at accredited colleges or universities, online programs or attendance at local symposiums.
To apply, click here. 2017 applications must be submitted by 5 p.m. March 15. Contact Mark Hoblitzell, Town of Vail environmental sustainability coordinator, for more information at email@example.com or 970-479-2333.