Department of Biological Sciences Eastern Kentucky University 521 Lancaster Avenue Richmond KY 40475 859/622-1541 http://www.biology.eku.edu Gary.Ritchison@eku.edu
  • Scholarship Name :
    American Ornithologists’ Union (Research Awards)
  • Number Of Awards :
    28-30 grants
  • States In Which Available :
    Kentucky
  • Scholarship Amount :
    $1,800
  • Deadline :
    JAN 30
  • Eligibility Criteria :
    Applicants must be a member of the AOU.
  • Specific Target Group :
    Others
  • 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.