Scholarship Name :
American Ornithologists’ Union (Research Awards)
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Scholarship Amount :
Eligibility Criteria :
Applicants must be a member of the AOU.
Specific Target Group :
How To Apply :
Send 10 copies of proposed research project and letter of recommendation from major professor. Project evaluated on the significance and originality of the scientific question; clarity of the objectives; feasibility of the plan of research; appropriateness of the budget (which cannot exceed $1,800); and on the letter of recommendation. Include background information; alternative hypotheses (if appropriate); relevant citations and figures; and clear, concise writing. Mail application; do NOT fax or e-mail.
Contact To :
Gary Ritchison, Chair, AOU Research Awards Committee ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Up to $1,000 travel award/reimbursement to attend and present data at annual meeting or fall conference. Also $3,200 grant to faculty sponsor/advisor.