Community Foundation of Hendersonville offers a fisheries, wildlife scholarship

<2h2>Press Release

The Community Foundation of Henderson County is pleased to announce the availability of The Pisgah Chapter of Trout Unlimited William L. Arbuckle Memorial Scholarship for the 2013-2014 Academic Year.

The scholarship is a $1,000 award and is offered for any student accepted to an accredited degree granting college or university within the Southern Appalachian Region. Recipients must be pursuing an undergraduate and/or graduate degree in the field of fisheries and wildlife management, aquaculture, freshwater biology, or other related fields. Preference will be given to those who have expressed a desire to pursue work which relates to fresh water fisheries and/or native trout populations. This scholarship is open to students pursuing community college, college or university degrees in the fields related above.

The deadline to apply for the Arbuckle Scholarship is April 1, 2013. Applications can be obtained by contacting the Community Foundation office at (828) 697-6224, visiting the Community Foundation office located at 401 N. Main Street, Ste. 301, in downtown Hendersonville or emailing

Individuals, families and organizations have established funds at the Community Foundation of Henderson County to carry out their charitable giving, now and in the future. To learn more, visit


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