School of
Integrative Biology

The Mary F. Willson Graduate Research Fund

School of Integrative Biology

The Mary F. Willson Graduate Research Fund was established to help cover the cost of supplies and travel associated with graduate student field research.

Eligibility:

All graduate students in the School of Integrative Biology who are working in the field of Evolutionary Ecology are eligible to apply.

Application:

To apply, please submit one copy of each of the following:
  1. A proposal describing the research to be conducted. The proposal should not exceed two single-spaced pages.
  2. A current C.V.
  3. Estimated costs (supplies, travel, lodging, registration, meals, etc.). If travel is by car, will costs be shared with others?
  4. Amount (expected) to be covered from other sources (identify them).
  5. Total amount requested from the Mary F. Willson Graduate Research Fund.
  6. Advisor's letter of endorsement.
Applicants must complete this form and submit all required materials by February 27th, midnight. Questions may be directed to sibawards@life.illinois.edu.