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Watershed Scholars Graduate Program

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Academic Level:
Graduate Students (Masters)

We are pleased to announce the Southern Illinois University Edwardsville (SIUE) Watershed Scholars Program for students pursuing a Master’s degree in environmental sciences, biology, chemistry, or civil engineering with an emphasis in Watershed Science. Selected students will receive a tuition waiver and $10,000 scholarship for each of the two years they are in the program, as well as funding to attend conferences and to purchase equipment and tools needed to complete their research. In addition, students will participate in thesis and research workshops, career panels, scientific and technical seminars, and mentoring from a variety of sources. Eligible students are required to have an income of $23,783 or less at program start date. Scholars must be U.S. citizens, permanent residents, or admitted refugees.

Students applying to SIUE master’s programs in Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, or Environmental Sciences are eligible to apply for the Watershed Scholars program. Students with an interest in sustainable watersheds and backgrounds in biology, chemistry, engineering, ecology, geography, geology, environmental sciences, fisheries sciences, wildlife management, natural resources, environmental archaeology, geosciences, and paleosciences are encouraged to apply.

Further information, including details on how to apply, can be found on the Watershed Scholars website. For questions, please contact Dr. Adriana E. Martinez.

Application Deadline: 2/20/2024

Participating Institution(s):
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Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville (Lead)

Program Materials:
 • Program Website 

This Program can be Described by:
Academic Disciplines:
Atmospheric Sciences
Civil & Environmental Engineering
Conservation Biology & Wildlife
Environmental Sciences
Geological Sciences
STEM Fields

Water Management
Water Quality
Water Quantity
Watershed Sciences

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This program is funded by:
National Science Foundation (NSF)

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