KMB - Youth Environmental Leader Scholarship

Keep Mesquite Beautiful offers scholarships to active Youth Environmental Leaders seniors to pursue their college careers.

The scholarship is established to provide deserving students with the opportunity to defray the cost of attending a chosen college or university. The scholarship is meant to focus on students who have served on Youth Environmental Leaders for Keep Mesquite Beautiful. Final selection of recipients will be made by the KMB Scholarship Committee and will be made on the basis of merit in three categories, listed in order of consideration:

  • KMB/YEL length of service, number of hours given, participation level
  • Scholarship/school record
  • Financial need

To be eligible, you must:

  • be a graduating senior from a local high school or must live in Mesquite
  • be an active member of the KMB Youth Environmental Leaders for the current year.
  • be planning to enroll in an accredited two- or four-year college or university.
  • be planning to enroll for a full academic load, considered to be 12-15 hours per semester.
  • Complete scholarship specifications may be accessed in the scholarship specifications.
2014 Scholarship Application

2014 Scholarship Specifications