Rocky Mountain Nature Association

views updated

Rocky Mountain Nature Association

48 Alpine Cir.
Estes Park, CO 80517
Ph: (970)586-0108
E-mail: [email protected]
URL:http://www.rmna.org

Rocky Mountain Research Fellowships (Graduate/Fellowship)

Purpose: To convey the importance of communicating park research to the public. Focus: General studies. Qualif.: Applicants must be currently enrolled in, or in the process of graduating from, a graduate level program at an accredited college or university; must show proven excellence in scholarship and research, or training in the fields of natural and/or cultural resources; must have goals that include an interest in a career with national or state parks in interpretation, natural or cultural resources, resource management, or environmental education; should exhibit the ability to communicate effectively to both general and public audiences; should exhibit a willingness to contribute to the purposes of the Rocky Mountain Fellowship Program and assist the National Park Service by sharing knowledge, skill and enthusiasm. Criteria: Preference will be given to those who meet the scholarship criteria.

Funds Avail.: No specific amount. Number Awarded: 1. To Apply: Applicants must submit a preliminary research proposal and the chosen fellow will be expected to convey research findings to the general public as well as to professional audiences.

Remarks: It is an endowed program funded by the Justine and Leslie Fidel Bailey Trust. Contact: Rocky Mountain Nature Association at the above address (see entry 6055).

About this article

Rocky Mountain Nature Association

Updated About encyclopedia.com content Print Article Share Article