Houston Safari Club is committed to furthering the education of students pursuing a career in Wildlife and/or Range Management.
The HSC Dan L. Duncan Scholarship Program, in conjunction with the American Conservation and Education Society (ACES), is proud to publicly recognize and encourage students who have exhibited academic excellence and exemplary character through our prestigious scholarship program. Since the program was established in 1999, over 300 scholarships have been awarded, totaling more than $1,000,000.
Houston Safari Club understands that the future of our great organization depends on the education of bright and gifted scholars who will work to protect hunter’s rights and the cause of wildlife conservation for decades to come.
Houston Safari Club Dan L. Duncan Scholarship Criteria:
Scholarships will be given yearly in the amount of $4,000 each for those currently involved in the study of Wildlife Management and/or Range Management. Applicant requirements are as follows:
- Course work hours qualifying as a junior at the time of application.
- Must have a strong PRO HUNTING viewpoint on wildlife management and land management.
- Must be an active hunter.
- Must have a 3.0 grade point average or better.
- Must show good leadership abilities
- Graduate students must send a copy of the thesis project information. No more than 1 page.
For those students interested in applying, please send a total of seven (7) pages. This application must have an introductory cover letter, a resume including those courses yet to be completed, an official transcript, two (2) letters of recommendation and a current photograph. This information must be received by the Houston Safari Club office no later than June 1. Applications accepted after June 1 will be applied to the following year.
Send information to:
Dan L. Duncan Scholarship Committee
Houston Safari Club
4615 S.W. Freeway, Suite 805
Houston, TX 77027