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Forest and Wildlife Ecology - Graduate Student Awards - Terry Amundson Memorial Scholarship

The Terry Amundson Memorial Scholarship is a Wildlife Ecology graduate student award.


  • Forest & Wildlife graduate students


The Terry Amundson Memorial Scholarship is awarded annually to 1-2 graduate students in Wildlife Ecology or Veterinary Sciences. The awards are presented at the local Ruffed Grouse Society Banquet, typically in August or September.  Awards range between $500 and $1,000.

 Academic Year
2011-2012Stacie Robinson 
2012-2013Rocio Jara 
2013-2014Rocio Jara & John Pokallus 
2014-2015Emily Cornelius & Becky Kirby
2015-2016Bieneke Bron & Michelle Verant 
2016-2017Marcus Mueller 
2017-2018 Michael Hardy & Julia Poje
 2018-2019  Amy Shipley & Amy Wray


There are two criteria for awards: 1) preference to students conducting research the area of wildlife disease or wildlife ecology, and 2) scholastic aptitude.

How to Apply

Graduate students may be nominated or apply for this award by submitting: 1) a brief description (1-page maximum) that includes the student’s area of research, scholastic aptitude, and justification for this award, and 2) a CV for the student. Nominations should be submitted electronically (.doc or .pdf) by 29 July each year.

Award Information

The Amundson award is made possible through a generous gift to the UW Foundation (account #132045338) . There is an associated campus account (233HN90). Funds are transferred to campus each year at time of award. This award is for active students and the scholarships should be awarded through he Bursars Office. Request for payment of scholarship should include committee justification and any nomination materials. This award is associated with the Ruffed Grouse Society Banquet, at which attendance is expected. No thank you note(s) is(are) required to process payment. 


Contact the FWE Grad Awards Committee Chair.

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