Entry deadline is April 1, 2008

The Northern Association of Boating Administrators, in association with the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators, is offering a $1000 scholarship to students enrolled full-time in a two- or four-year college or university.

Applicants must have a minimum of a 3.0 GPA and a declared major in a recreational boating safety related field (law enforcement, criminal justice, natural resources, environmental science, education, public relations, marketing or journalism).

Applicants must submit a complete application, two letters of recommendation (one faculty, one boating safety professional), their resume and a typewritten double-spaced essay not exceeding two pages in length on topics noted on the application form. Application forms and information are available at the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators website (

The deadline for submission of applications is April 1, 2008. Completed applications and accompanying materials should be sent to: Kansas Wildlife & Parks, ATTN: Dan Hesket, 512 SE 25th Ave, Pratt, KS 67124.