Scholarship Opportunities

L. Douglas James Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: 01/31/2022
Amount: $1,000
Status: Open (Generally open for the month of January each year)

This scholarship was established in memory of L Douglas James, a former director of the Utah Water Research Laboratory. Recipients of this scholarship shall be in their junior or senior year currently doing or planning to conduct research in the Utah Water Research Laboratory. It is open to any junior or senior student in any degree program at USU.

Students applying for this scholarship need to include a letter of recommendation from the Director of the Utah Water Research Laboratory. To request such a letter, please send to david.tarboton@usu.edu your name, the topic of the research you will do, the name of the UWRL researcher with whom you will be working, and a short (150 word maximum) description of the research you have planned for inclusion in the letter.

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*If this scholarship does not appear in your ScholarshipUniverse listing, enter "L. Douglas James" into the Search Scholarships bar at the top right of the webpage. 

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UWRL Community Scholarship

Deadline: 1/31/2022
Amount: $1,000
Status: Open (Generally open for the month of January each year)

The UWRL Community Scholarship supports long term UWRL employees and their family members studying at USU.

  1. Applicants shall be a current employee of UWRL or family member of employee that has worked at UWRL for at least 3 or more years.
  2. Applicants shall submit an essay less than one page, describing their need and educational goal regardless of subject and major and how it will allow them to better contribute to or impact the stewardship of the world’s water resources once they have graduated.

To locate the page to apply for this scholarship, sign in to ScholarshipUniverse using your USU login. 

*If this scholarship does not appear in your ScholarshipUniverse listing, enter "Utah Water Research Laboratory" into the Search Scholarships bar at the top right of the webpage. 

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