Requests will be considered based on:- Applicability of request to applicant’s goals. Will the resources or opportunity funded directly benefit the applicant's goals as an environmental education professional/organization?- Involvement in MAEE. Is the applicant involved in the work of MAEE? Applicants with a dedication to MAEE’s mission and volunteerism will be preferred.- Previous support. Has the applicant received a scholarship from MAEE in the past? New applicants will be preferred.- Financial need. Applicants with a high need will be preferred.