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Wally Dreyfoos Scholarship

Name: Wally Dreyfoos Scholarship
Bird-specific?: Yes
Website: http://www.gos.org/grants/dreyfoos.html
Organization: Georgia Ornithological Society
Award Amount: up to $5000
Eligible Recipients: Undergraduate Students, Masters Students, Doctoral Students
Purpose: Meeting Attendance
Location of Research / Travel / Meeting Etc.: North America
Annual Application Deadline(s): September
Description: Named in honor of former society president Wallace D. Dreyfoos, this scholarship was established for the purpose of paying the expenses for two high school or college students to attend a GOS meeting each fall. It’s often financially difficult for young adults to attend GOS meetings. The Dreyfoos family and GOS want to encourage serious young adult birders and future ornithologists to get involved in the society. After all, you are the future of bird conservation in Georgia.