Loyola University Chicago

Institute of Environmental Sustainability


A scholarship is a form of gift assistance that does not need to be repaid. Loyola awards need-based and merit scholarships on a competitive basis.  The following academic scholarship opportunities are available through Institute of Environmental Sustainability:

OpportunityDescription, Dates, & Links
Rachel Carson Scholarship
The Rachel Carson Scholarship provides the opportunity for incoming students to learn about nature by studying in nature through summer coursework at Loyola’s Retreat and Ecology Campus (LUREC).  

Visit the Financial Aid page on Undergraduate Scholarships for more information and to apply. 

Application deadline: March 1, 2017.
IES LUREC Scholarship

The Institute of Environmental Sustainability is offering multiple scholarships for ENVS majors to take classes during Loyola's Summer Session at LUREC. Full and partial scholarships (based on need) are available and can be applied towards tuition, housing and fees.

  • ENVS 330 and ENVS331 Principles of Ecology
  • ENVS 369 Field Ornithology
  • ENVS 398L Summer Flora
LUREC Scholarships - Summer 2018
Application deadline: March 16, 2018.

For more information about scholarship opportunities, please contact the Financial Aid Office at 773.508.7704 or lufinaid@luc.edu.