James H. Scheuer Summer Internship
The Environmental Studies Committee of Swarthmore College invites proposals from students interested in doing an independent summer research project in the field of Environmental Studies. One (and possibly two) award(s) in the amount of $3750 will be made. If you are interested, please prepare a 1-2 page proposal containing a description of the project, a statement of your qualifications, and a list of anticipated expenses. Also suggest the names of one or two faculty members who can serve as references (letters from these persons are not necessary) . Submit proposals to RoseMaio, Soc/Anth Department (Kohlberg 232, ext. 8106) by the indicated due date, usually late February or early March.
Information about some previous Scheuer Awardees is available via these links:
- 1998: Cathy Wirth '99 - The Transition from Traditional to Organic Agriculture Among Small Farmers in Costa Rica
- 1999: Anna Hess '01 - Herbaceous Species Richness along a Topographical Gradient in Steele Creek Park
- 2002: Jennifer Johnson '05 - Avian surveys at the IwokramaInternational Centre for Rain Forest Conservation and Development in Guyana