The Graduate Opportunities Award was created by now emeritus faculty member Dr. David Coleman to support the ethnic diversity initiatives of the Odum School graduate program. This award has a significant monetary allotment and will be made available to the recipient at the beginning of the academic year for use toward research in the Eugene P. Odum School of Ecology.
Applications should include:
Upon accepting this scholarship the recipient will be expected to send a thank you letter to Dr. Coleman acknowledging their acceptance and appreciation of this award. You will need to be in attendance for Spring Fling to meet Dr. Coleman. This money is not available until August and the recipient must be enrolled during that time.
The Graduate Program Committee will review all applications and make the final decision. Applications should be submitted to Katherine Adams (firstname.lastname@example.org) by 5:00 p.m. on April 1st. Materials should be compacted into one pdf document.
Previous winners include: Dexter Strother (2013), Joseph Colbert (2014), Cecilia Sanchez (2015), Anya Brown (2016)