King Conservation Science Scholars

Become a King Conservation Science Scholar today

The King Conservation Science Scholars are passionate teen conservationists who inspire future generations by connecting them to wildlife and nature. We know you have big dreams, big hearts, and big voices. We want to give you skills for life’s big adventures!

The King Conservation Science Scholar program is an interactive college and career readiness experience like no other. Open to all high school students, our adaptable, skill-building program prepares you to be a change-maker through increased animal, conservation, and community awareness and educational opportunities such as:

• Online educational seminars with internationally recognized field professionals.
• Fun and rewarding conservation stewardship and community engagement projects.
• Interactive STEM, conservation, and college readiness workshops.
• A Teen Conservation Leadership Conference that creates life-long professional and personal relationships.
• Training and opportunities to enhance interpersonal and public interpretive communication skills.
• Virtual and in-person college visits.
• High school service hour completion.
• Scholarship and internship opportunities available exclusively to King Conservation Science Scholars.

‚ÄčInterested in joining our amazing group of enthusiastic teens? Apply by clicking and following the steps below.


Current King Scholars:
Submit Your Hours!

If you are a current King Conservation Science Scholar and have completed a course, workshop, or other approved experience, please click below to submit your hours for review. 


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Hear from our Alum!

Some of our alum share what they are up to and how the King Conservation Science Scholars program impacted their lives and future.

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