Avian, Wildlife, and Habitat Studies Scholarship Requirements

Avian, Wildlife, and Habitat Studies Scholarship

This scholarship, established in 2016, supports graduate students and undergraduates in the Department of Biology who are involved in avian and wildlife research and/or related endeavors such as habitat protection and development.


Open to graduate students in good academic standing who are earning a graduate degree from the IUB Department of Biology. Applicants must be involved in avian, wildlife, or habitat studies research.


$2,250. This competitive award will be disbursed during the summer.

Save the application form to your computer. Fill out the form using Adobe Acrobat Professional DC. (Acrobat Pro may be downloaded for free from under the "Design & Production" section of IUWare.) Choose "Save as" and rename your completed form as your Lastname_firstname_2020.pdf (example: Wyss_kathy_2020.pdf). Mac users: Please take the extra step of opening your completed form in Preview, select "print," and then use the "Save as PDF" option to resave the form to ensure your application is readable in Windows.

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Recommendations and nominations

Faculty/Postdoc Fellows: Please upload student award recommendations and nominations to the "Recommendations" dropbox.

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Student awards ceremony

Recipients of this award were to be recognized at a student awards ceremony on Friday, May 1, 2020; however, to ensure the safety of our community during the COVID-19 pandemic, the ceremony was cancelled.