Delzie Demaree Research Grant

Arkansas Native Plant Society


Grant amount: Up to US $2,000

Anticipated deadline: Mar 31, 2019 3:00pm PDT

Applicant type: Undergraduate Student Graduate Student

Funding uses: Research

Location of project: Arkansas

Location of residency: Anywhere in the world

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Overview:

The Arkansas Native Plant Society is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the preservation, conservation, enjoyment and study of the native vegetation of Arkansas.  The Society sponsors field trips and educational meetings across the state.  Through fund-raising activities and donations, the Society also sponsors the following awards to undergraduate and graduate students who show exceptional interest in acquiring a botanical education or who wish to conduct research projects involving the native or naturalized flora of Arkansas.

Delzie Demaree Research Grant

This research grant award honors the late Delzie Demaree, a nationally recognized Arkansas botanist who dedicated his life to teaching botany and studying the Arkansas flora.  The grants are awarded competitively to undergraduate or graduate students in amounts of up to $1000 for appropriate Arkansas botany or plant ecology related research projects.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • Undergraduate and graduate students who show exceptional interest in acquiring a botanical education or who wish to conduct research projects involving the native or naturalized flora of Arkansas.
  • Students will be eligible for only one research grant per academic classification (i.e. bachelor’s student, master’s student, Ph.D. student).

Ineligibility:

  • Students applying for a research grant will not be eligible for a scholarship in the same calendar year.