Youth Incentive Award

Applicant must be a high school student who submits a proposal for topics such as field collecting trips to conduct beetle species inventories or diversity studies, attending workshops or visiting entomology or natural history museums for special training and projects on beetles, studying aspects of beetle biology, etc. The proposed activities or projects will be evaluated on their degree of creativity, educational benefit to the applicant, scientific merit, feasibility and budgetary planning.

plus one-year subscription to The Coleopterists Bulletin

Study areas: the study of beetles


Deadline: September 1

Award type: Contest

Award coverage: Other

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Enrollment level: High School Senior, High School Junior, High School Sophomore, High School Freshman

Major: Entomology

Interests: Beetles

Contact Information

Dr. David G. Furth
Entomology, NHB, MRC 165
P.O. Box 37012
Smithsonian Institution Washington, DC 20013 United States

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