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WATERLINE - September, 2019

SLMP seeking applications for student scholarships

The Society of Lake Management Professionals (SLMP) is seeking applications for its annual Student Scholarship Award. SLMP intends to award $3,500 in scholarships to the successful applicants at the January 2020 SLMP Summit that will take place January 20- 23, 2020 in St. Petersburg, Florida.Scholarship funds are provided directly to the student and may be used by the recipient to cover costs associated with education and research. Eligible applicants must be enrolled as full-time undergraduate or graduate students in an accredited college or university in the United States. Coursework or research in an area related to water quality, aquatic plant management, fisheries management, or aquatic ecology of impounded waters is required.

Applications must be received no later than November 1, 2019 and will be evaluated based on relevant college GPA, quality and relevance of coursework or research, a proposed budget, references, and other related considerations. The successful applicant will be required to attend the Summit in January 2020 and present an oral report on research activities.

For more information and the application form, click here

Note that the complete application and attachments must be emailed to slmp.ed@flepms.org no later than November 1, 2019.