Peter Mehl Memorial Scholarship

Peter Mehl

The AJFWA Peter Mehl Memorial Scholarship is awarded annually to applicant(s) who:

      • are resident of Canada
      • have been accepted by a post-secondary institution in a faculty or program appropriate for entering a career in natural resource management or outdoor related fields
      • have a strong academic record; and
      • have a strong record of commitment to a not-for-profit youth program

The Peter Mehl Memorial Scholarship is available to all students across Canada who are enrolled in a Forestry, Ecological or Environmental related program, and who have been a member, leader or volunteer for a not-for-profit youth program.

How to Apply for the Scholarship


DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS IS JULY 31 ANNUALLY!!


Scholarships will be awarded each September and the winner announced shortly after. To apply, download, print and complete the Application and General Scholarship Information Form using the link provided below.

Application and General Scholarship Information


AJFWA members

  • DID YOU KNOW that you can donate your expense claim directly to the Peter Mehl Memorial Scholarship Fund? It's as easy as checking the "donate" box on your mileage or other AJFWA Expense Claim form!


Other Scholarships

  • The Oddfellows and Rebekahs also offer scholarships, some of which may be accessible to JFW graduates. Visit their website for more information.


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Generic Peter Mehl Scholarship Application Form UPDATED & FILLABLE.PDF

Past Recipients of the Peter Mehl Memorial Scholarship

2019

  • Thomas Drover, Memorial University, Newfoundland
  • Griffin Andersen, University of British Columbia

Thomas and Griffin each received a $500 Scholarship! Read more

2018

  • Sophie Shepherd, Lethbridge College
  • Brittney Walroth

Sophie and Brittney each received a $500 Scholarship! Read more

2017

  • Ashlee Pollard, Olds College
  • Jordan Hromyk, Mount Royal University

Ashlee and Jordan each received a $500 Scholarship!

2016

  • Hayley Puppato, Northern Alberta Institute of Technology
  • Ursula DeVries, City University of Seattle in Calgary

Hayley and Ursula each received a $400 Scholarship! Read more

2015

  • Pearl Stadelman, Northern Alberta Institute of Technology

Pearl received a $750 Scholarship! Read more

2014

  • Conrad Taylor, University of Northern British Columbia
  • Anne Neumann, Mount Royal University, Calgary

Conrad and Anne each received a $500 Scholarship! Read more

2013

  • Conrad Taylor, University of Northern British Columbia

Conrad received a $ Scholarship! Read more