AWARDS and ANNOUNCEMENTS

University at Buffalo Research Experience for Undergraduates (REU)
Ecosystem Restoration through Interdisciplinary Exchange (ERIE)-REU

Applications are now being accepted for the summer 2015 Ecosystem Restoration through Interdisciplinary Exchange (ERIE) REU at the State University of New York at Buffalo (UB). The ERIE-REU, sponsored by the National Science Foundation, provides the opportunity for undergraduate students to conduct interdisciplinary faculty-mentored research on a diverse array of projects related to ecological restoration of aquatic systems. For more information, click here. Program dates: May 27-August 7, 2015 (10 weeks plus a 3-day orientation). Application Deadline: February 27, 2015.


2015 Garden Club of America Coastal Wetlands Studies Scholarship

Applications are invited for the 2015 Garden Club of America Coastal Wetland Studies scholarship. The award is a one-year scholarship for graduate studies in coastal wetlands and carries a stipend of $5,000 to support field-based research. For the purposes of this scholarship, coastal wetlands are defined as those tidal or non-tidal wetlands found within coastal states, including the Great Lakes. Applicants must be enrolled in a graduate program (M.S. or Ph.D.) at a university within the United States. Go here for application requirements. Applications due January 15, 2015. E-mail should be directed to gcawetlands@vims.edu.