Barbara Putnam Smith ’74 Endowed Award in Natural Resources

This award is to support a full-time student of any major, who has attained at least sophomore status, and has demonstrated a career interest in an environmental area by studying natural resources or environmental science.  The nomination is open to all science majors who intend to pursue a career in one or more of the natural sciences. The recipient receives a monetary award.

To apply:

Submit a brief essay in which you indicate your present aims in life, especially in relation to your environmental interests, your present activities related to them, and how you see your Albion College education relating to those aims.  Include with your essay a current Albion College student transcript; both documents should be in pdf format.  Email your application by Monday, March 25 to Elisa Reynolds ( in the Biology Department with the subject line, Barbara Putnam Smith ‘74 Endowed Award.

Posted on Monday, March 18, 2024 by Elisa Reynolds (