Scholarship Opportunities

Each year, the Marine Industries Association of South Florida hosts an essay and  short story writing contest for middle and high school students in Broward schools.

Waterway Cleanup Essay (high school students) contest winners receive $500, while Waterway Cleanup short story (middle school students) winners receive $250.

**This year we are proud to announce the “Debbie Conner Friend of Nature Award’ for high school students.

Debbie Conner was a devoted Waterway Cleanup volunteer and adamant protector of all things in nature. In her memory, we are pleased to offer $200 cash as well as awarded plaque for the best 1500 word essay from any high school student, grades 9- 12.

Simply TYPE your essay about what it means to be a true friend of nature, and submit to info@miasf.org, with Friend of Nature in the subject line. Please include your name, email and phone number. Entries must be submitted by February 21, 2014

Information regarding the application process for the Waterway Cleanup Essay contest (high school students)  IS AVAILABLE HERE.

Information regarding the application process for the Waterway Cleanup Short Story contest (middle school students) IS AVAILABLE HERE.