A researcher smiles at a Lemur in Madagascar


Dear Henry David Thoreau Foundation community, On behalf of the trustees and selection committee, we want to express our sincere concerns about our country’s health, the health of you and your loved ones, and your hopes for the future. A public health crisis of this scale requires adapting to...Read more
We had a stellar day at the Museum of Science celebrating the Thoreau Foundation's 20th anniversary. We graduated our Class of 2019, inducted our Class of 2023, and were inspired by Thoreau Scholar Matthew Cappucci 's keynote address...Read more
Dr. Chris Golden is our first Thoreau Scholar (Class of 2005) to earn a Faculty Grant. Now a researcher at Harvard, he has launched the Planetary Health Undergraduate Scholars Program. Meet the inaugural class of Planetary Health Undergraduate Scholars...Read more
Sophie Purdom (Thoreau Scholar-Brown 2016) released Sustainable Investing: Revolutions in Theory and Practice . A leader in greening finance, Sophie also started the Brown Sustainable Investment Fund at...Read more
We are thrilled to be working with College of the Atlantic (COA) on their 2016-2017 Faculty Grant Program "Henry David Thoreau Environmental Leaders Initiative." Read more about this...Read more
The Henry David Thoreau Foundation was featured by The Case Foundation's Be Fearless Spotlight. Read more here: http://casefoundation.org/blog/be-fearless-spotlight-the-henry-david-tho...Read more
Dartmouth-Thoreau Scholar 2011 Ben Bramhall continues his family's legacy at Bramhall's Country Store. Tune in at 2:37 on this piece by Boston's Chronicle on WCVB Channel 5: http://www.wcvb.com/chronicle/country-store/35972130Read more
After earning her Ph.D. in Biological Oceanography through a joint program between MIT and the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute, Amalia Aruda Almada, Thoreau Scholar/Georgetown University Class of 2009, recently began a Knauss fellowship with the National Ocean Service, Policy & Constituent...Read more
Tyler Hampton, Thoreau Scholar/UNH Class of 2016, is currently studying with Sea Education Association/SEA Semester in New Zealand. Traveling aboard the Robert C. Seamans , Tyler’s travels and research will take him sailing around the country over the course of six weeks. Keep up with Tyler’s...Read more