The Marina Silva Scholarship (Deadline: October 31, 2016)
Who Can Apply: This scholarship is for students wanting to attend a field course in Peru in Winter 2016.
The applicant must be a resident AND citizen of ANY country EXCEPT the following: Western Europe, (including Scandinavia and the following countries sometimes considered central Europe: (Czech Republic, Germany, Austria, Liechtenstein, Slovenia), Australia, Canada, Cayman Islands, Cyprus, Greece, Hong Kong SAR of China, Israel, Japan, Republic of Korea, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao SAR of China, New Zealand, and the United States of America.
Submission: Essay question: “Even to this day biologists struggle to come up with a single definition for a species. If it was up to you, how would you define a species?”
Deadline: October 31, 2016