September 20, 2017

Youth Incentive Award Awarded by Coleopterists Society

The Youth Incentive Award is a Contest sponsored by Coleopterists Society.

Information About the Scholarship:

Contest Award: Average – $150, plus one-year subscription to The Coleopterists Bulletin
Application Deadline: 15-November
Scholarship Requirements: Candidate must submit proposal on project or activiity promoting the study of beetles. Proposals are evaluated on creativity, educational benefit to the applicant, scientific merit, feasibility, and budgetary planning. Applicant is encouraged to find an adult advisor to provide guidance in proposal development, but proposal must be written by applicant.
Eligible for: Contact sponsor

Awarded by:

Coleopterists Society
Department of Entomology, Smithsonian Institution, P.O. Box 37012, MRC-165
Washington, DC 20013-7012
USA
Phone: 202 357 3146
Fax Number: 202 786 2894

Contact Details:

Dr. David G. Furth

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Coleopterists Society

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