The Garden Club of America's Coastal Wetland Studies Award
The Garden Club of America's annual Award in Coastal Wetland Studies is a one-year scholarship for graduate studies in coastal wetlands and carries a stipend of $5,000 to support field-based research. The goals of the Garden Club are to promote wetlands conservation through the support of young scientists in their fieldwork and 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 should be enrolled at a university within the United States. Selection criteria: -Technical merit of proposed work -Degree to which the work is relevant to the Garden Club objective of promoting wetlands conservationPreference for: -Students who are early in their degree programs -Field-based research that occurs in coastal wetlands of the U.S.For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
Award Amount: $5,000
Essay required: Yes