Clark Soil Biology Graduate Student Scholarship

Soil Science Society of America


Grant amount: US $2,000

Next anticipated deadline: Mar 21, 2019 2:00pm PDT (Letter of inquiry)

Later anticipated deadlines: Mar 28, 2019 2:00pm PDT (Full proposal)

Applicant type: Graduate Student

Funding uses: Scholarship

Membership: Applicants must be a member of this organization to apply. Become a member.

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: Anywhere in the world

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Overview:

Note: Nominations must be initiated by the "letter of inquiry" deadline above. Reference letters and full nomination submission are due at the 'full proposal' deadline.

The Clark Soil Biology Graduate Student Scholarship (formerly the Francis and Evelyn Clark Soil Biology Scholarship) was established to recognize the importance of soil biology and the understanding of soil, plant, and microbial interactions, and of nutrient cycling in terrestrial ecosystems. The scholarship is supported by a gift from Dr. and Mrs. Francis Clark to the Agronomic Science Foundation and administered by SSSA.

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

Eligibility:

  • The nominee will be a graduate student member (ASA, CSSA, SSSA), working in the field of soil biology or biochemistry or microbial ecology.

  • The nominee will have demonstrated scholarship and leadership during his/her graduate studies.

  • Identification of special financial need will be taken into consideration.

You must be a member of this organization to apply for this award - become a member.

Ineligibility:

  • Members of this SSSA Awards Committee, the SSSA Board of Directors, and also the ASA Executive Committee are not eligible to be a nominee for this award.
  • Members of this SSSA Awards Committee, the SSSA Board of Directors, and also the ASA Executive Committee are not eligible to be a reference for this award.
  • Former recipients of this Award are not eligible.