William & Mary

Ferguson Award

The Mary E. Ferguson Memorial Research Grant
Established by Ms. Aileen Ferguson in honor of her daughter Mary E. Ferguson, this award supports undergraduates doing independent research (must be enrolled in BIOL 403, 495/496, or doing summer research)

Award: $200-600
Nomination Deadline: Nominations are accepted at any time

Materials to Submit:

1) Brief description of the research project (1-2 pages)*
2) Letter of support from nominating faculty member

*The project description should be written by the student in consultation with the faculty advisor. The faculty advisor submits the description and letter of support to the Chair of the Undergraduate Studies Committee; for the 2015-2016 academic year, [[opkers,Oliver Kerscher]].