This scholarship, established in 2016, supports undergraduates and graduate students in the Department of Biology who are involved in avian and wildlife research and/or related endeavors such as habitat protection and development.
Avian, Wildlife, and Habitat Studies Scholarship Requirements
Open to undergraduates who have declared majors in the IUB Department of Biology. Applicants must be involved in avian, wildlife, or habitat studies research.
Candidates must have a grade point average of 3.0 or greater on a 4.0 scale.
$1,000—not being offered in 2019.
How to apply
Application deadline: Friday, February 15, 2019.
Submit all materials listed on the application instructions.
Additional application materials for this award:
A letter of support must be submitted separately by a faculty member. The recommender should be the candidate’s research mentor.
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_2019.pdf (example: Wyss_kathy_2019.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.
Recommendations and nominations
Faculty/Postdoc Fellows: Please upload student award recommendations and nominations to the "Recommendations" dropbox.
Student awards ceremony
Recipients of this award will be recognized at a student awards ceremony held on Friday, April 26, 2019, at 3:30 p.m. in Jordan Hall A100.