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January 15 2019
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Award enables doctoral candidates to pursue independent research through field study in the tropics. Selection is by a panel of botanists appointed by World Wildlife Fund. One award is granted for a tropical plant systematics study and one for tropical forest ecology. Open to students who anticipate completing the requirements for a Ph.D. in botany within two years. Must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents who are Ph.D. candidates enrolled at a U.S. university.

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  • CheckmarkMust be a graduate student
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  • CheckmarkCitizenship requirements: US
  • CheckmarkMust not be attending high school currently
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  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Environmental Science, Horticulture/Floriculture, Natural Sciences, Natural Resources

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Contact Andrea Santy
Director, Education for Nature Program
Tel: 202-495-4447 Address World Wildlife Fund
1250 24th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20037