Norman S. Baldwin Fishery Science Scholarship

International Association for Great Lakes Research


Grant amount: US $3,000

Deadline: Dec 1, 2018

Applicant type: Graduate Student

Funding uses: Scholarship, Research

Location of project: Michigan

Location of residency: Michigan

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Overview:

The Norman S. Baldwin Fishery Science Scholarships are awarded annually to a deserving graduate student conducting research pertaining to Great Lakes fisheries. The scholarship is sponsored by the Great Lakes Fishery Commission, IAGLR's oldest sustaining member

The Norman S. Baldwin Fishery Science scholarship is intended to promote academic excellence by encouraging young scientists to undertake graduate research in fishery biology and to enter the field of Great Lakes science. The Scholarship is awarded annually to a promising M.Sc. or Ph.D. student whose research is likely to make a significant contribution to the understanding of Great Lakes fishery science.

 The scholarship winner will receive a one-year membership in IAGLR, including a subscription to the Journal of Great Lakes Research

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

Eligibility:

  • Applicants must be master's or Ph.D. students at the time of application, whose proposed research topic is relevant to Great Lakes fishery research, and who have not previously received the award.
  • The Norman S. Baldwin Fishery Science Scholarship will be awarded with the student's prior understanding and acknowledgement that an oral presentation of the research will be made at an IAGLR annual conference.

Ineligibility:

  • Applicants cannot:
    • Be in their final year of study at the time of application
    • Have previously received the award