Graduate Student Research Grants and Fellowships

Much graduate student research in EEB is funded by extra-mural fellowships, grants, and other awards received by students. Recent awards from entities outside of the university include:

2020

Henry Frye. Future Investigators in NASA and Space Science and Technology (FINESST). NASA. (Co-investigators: J Silander and H Dierrsen.)

Eliza Grames. Research Grant. Mistra. (Co-investigators: NR Haddaway and B Macura.)

Eliza Grames. Scholar Award. PEO International.

Jessica Gutierrez. Savaloja Research Grant. Minnesota Ornithologists’ Union.

Jessica Gutierrez. Early Career Scholarship. National Ecological Observatory Network.

Jessica Gutierrez. Research Grant. North American Bluebird Society.

Georgia Hernández-Corrales. ATBC Seed Research Grant. Association for Tropical Biology and Conservation Award

Jacob Kasper. Environmental Education and Stewardship Grant. Dominion Energy.

Susan McEvoy. Bill Dahl Graduate Student Research Award. Botanical Society of America.

Valerie Milici. Tropical Botany Award. Garden Club of America.

Zachary Muscavitch. Research Award. American Bryological and Lichenological Society.

Andrew Stillman. Research Grant. USDA Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station.

Mark Stukel. Student Research Award. Fulbright.

Lisa Terlova. Research Grant. Northeast Algal Society.

2019

Becca Colby. Grant in Aid of Research. Sigma Xi.

Eliza Grames. Research Grant. Doris Duke Charitable Foundation. (Co-investigators: D Wagner and CS Elphick.)

Eliza Grames. Research Mini-Grant. SysRev. (Co-investigator: G Montgomery.)

Eliza Grames. Research Grant. Great Hollow Nature Preserve.

Eliza Grames. Student Travel Award. Association of Field Ornithologists and Wilson Ornithological Society.

Eliza Grames. Travel Bursury. Evidence Synthesis Hackathon.

Georgia Hernández-Corrales. Award for Botanical and Horticultural Research Projects on the Zingiberales. Heliconia Society International.

Georgia Hernández-Corrales. Mamont Scholarship. The Explorer’s Club.

Georgia Hernández-Corrales. Student Travel Award. New Phytologist Trust.

Tanner Matson. Graduate Student Fellowship. Smithsonian Institute.

Tanner Matson. Research Mini-Grant White Mountain Research Center.

Graham Montgomery. Mamont Scholarship. The Explorer’s Club.

Andrew Stillman. Graduate Research Innovation (GRIN) Fellowship. Joint Fire Science Program (DOI, BLM, Forest Service).

Andrew Stillman. Research Grant. USDA Forest Service, Pacific Northwest Research Station.

Andrew Stillman. Travel Award. Wilson Ornithological Society.

Andrew Stillman. Travel Award. American Ornithological Society.

Katie Taylor. Student Research Grant. Animal Behavior Society.

Lisa Terlova. Graduate Student Research Award. Society of Systematic Biologists.

Grace Vaziri. Mamont Scholarship. The Explorers Club.

Grace Vaziri. Student Research Grant. Animal Behavior Society.

2018

Elizabeth Clifton. Grant in Aid of Research. Sigma Xi.

Elizabeth Clifton. Research Fellowship. Organization for Tropical Studies (two awards!).

Elizabeth Clifton. Travel Grant. International Union for the Study of Social Insects (IUSSI) & USDA.

Elizabeth Clifton. Student Research Grant. Animal Behavior Society.

Becca Colby. LernerGray Memorial Fund Award for Marine Research. American Museum of Natural History.

Kaitlin Gallagher. Mark Dresden Travel Award. American Society of Parasitologists.

Jacob Kasper. Clark Hubbs Research Assistant Award. American Institute of Fisheries Research Biologists.

Val Milici. Lewis and Clark Research Scholar. American Philosophical Society.

Graham Montgomery. Lewis and Clark Research Scholar. American Philosophical Society.

Kristen Nolting. Graduate Student Research Award. Botanical Society of America.

Dustin Ray. Developmental and Structural Section Travel Award. Botanical Society of America.

Austin Spence. Bleitz Award. American Ornithological Society.

Andrew Stillman. Research Grant. Sierra Foothills Audubon Society.

Andrew Stillman. Lewis and Clark Fund for Exploration and Field Research. American Philosophical Society.

Andrew Stillman. Paul A. Stewart Grant. Wilson Ornithological Society.

Andrew Stillman. Travel Award. American Ornithological Society.

Andrew Stillman. Hesse Award. American Ornithological Society.

Lisa Terlova. GrantinAid of Research award from the Phycological Society of America.

Sumaira Zaman. Travel Award. Galaxy Community Conference.