The purpose of the Flyfisher's Club of Oregon Graduate Scholarship is to provide support for graduate students pursuing a course of study involving any one of the endemic wild stocks of fish within watersheds of the State of Oregon.

The award is provided through a generous annual donation by the Flyfisher Foundation.

Eligibility

To be eligible, students must:

  1. qualify for regular admission to a graduate degree program in one of the following colleges:
    • College of Agricultural Sciences
    • College of Forestry
    • College of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Sciences
    • Nominations from relevant interdisciplinary programs will also be considered
  2. pursue a course of study involving any of the endemic wild stocks of fish within watersheds of the State of Oregon. Research topics might include life histories, diseases, population dynamics, inter-relationships with other aquatic species, essential habitat needs, or management and restoration approaches.

Financial need shall not be a criterion in making this award.

Scholarship Award

One scholarship valued at $4,750 will be provided during the 2017-18 academic year (3 installments, fall, winter, spring). All scholarships made under this program will be for one academic year. Attendance for less than the full academic year will result in prorating your award.

Nomination Deadline

Nominations must be received in the Graduate School by 5:00pm, June 5, 2017. Award will be announced by June 16, 2017.

Nomination Form

Nomination Form