This scholarship is for master's and PhD level students who work and/or research in an area consistent with the Boyd Lyon Sea Turtle Fund's mission to support field research projects that further our knowledge of sea turtle behavior and habitat use in the marine environment, as well as those projects that promote their management and conservation in coastal ecosystems. To qualify for this scholarship, applicants must clearly demonstrate an interest in enhancing our understanding of sea turtle behavior and conservation, habitat needs, abundance, spatial and temporal distribution, as well as contribution(s) to advancing the public interest in such issues; see website for more details. Applicants must be enrolled in an accredited college or university during the 2014-2015 academic year. Graduate students (minimum nine credits completed) are eligible. Both full- and part-time students are eligible.
How easy is it to apply?
This scholarship has application requirements that could take a lot of time and effort.
How much competition is there?
This scholarship won't have as many applicants as most.
Class Year: Is this you?
- Master's-level study
- Doctoral-level study
College Major: Is this you?
- Environmental Biology
- Environmental Science
- Environmental Studies
- Marine Biology and Biological Oceanography
- Natural Resources and Conservation, Other
- Natural Resources Conservation and Research, Other
- Natural Resources/Conservation, General
- Ocean Engineering
- Oceanography, Chemical and Physical
- Water, Wetlands, and Marine Resources Management
- Zoology/Animal Biology
- Zoology/Animal Biology, Other
- Marine Sciences
- Environmental Chemistry
Studies must be in an area consistent with the Boyd Lyon Sea Turtle Fund's mission.