FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
JANICE & PAUL KEESLER SCHOLARSHIP FUND
IS NOW ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR 2020
The Janice & Paul Keesler Scholarship Fund is proud to
announce that it is now accepting applications from qualified
students who wish to receive scholarship assistance.
As a living memorial for two people who loved New York
State and the outdoors, this fund assists students that wish
to train in the field of wildlife management. Janice and Paul
were avid sports persons who wrote and lectured about the
outdoors and founded and published the nationally
recognized and respected New York Sportsman Magazine.
A great loss to all those who appreciate the wonder of
nature, Janice passed away suddenly in 1988 and Paul in
2005 after a battle with cancer. They are greatly missed.
This annual scholarship award is available to any New York
State resident who has been accepted into an accredited
institution of higher learning and is, or will be, working
toward obtaining a degree in some facet of wildlife
management. The twenty-fifth series of the Janice & Paul
Keesler Scholarship Award will be distributed in the fall of 2020
To date, the fund has had the honor of distributing
more than $29,500 in grants to deserving Wildlife
An application may be obtained by going to
www.keeslerscholarshipfund.org and the application
can be printed from the website. The completed
application form must be returned to the committee no
later than October 1, 2020.