AIEF Scholarships

AAIE Scholarships and Research Grants

The Applied Insect Ecologists Foundation raises money for scholarships and research grants aimed at encouraging students to pursue careers as pest management professionals and learn about Integrated Pest Management and applied ecology.

Please Click Here to download the Scholarship Appliction PDF

 

Although legally separate from AAIE, AIEF cooperates with AAIE to raise money, and the AIEF Board reports business to the AAIE board. Our largest source of funds is the annual auction on Sunday evening at the AAIE Conference.

To donate to the AIEF or learn more about our grants and scholarships, please contact:

Bill Rothfuss
AIEF Staff Consultant

P.O. Box 1119
Coarsegold CA 93614
Phone: 559-761-1064
director@aaie.net


Recent Scholarship and Grants

2012 Grants Awarded

Sara Bell, CSU Fresno Funded $1500
Juan Cernvantes, CSU Fresno Funded $1500
Sara Gooder, Cal Poly SLO Funded $1500
Colby Juarez. CSU Fresno Funded $750
Jonathan White, CSU Fresno Funded $750
David Langone Research Grant, CSU Fresno Funded $3000

2008 Grants

Harry Scott Smith Award, UC Riverside Entomology Dept. Funded $1,000
Bohart Museum, UC Davis. Funded $500
Student Research, CSU Fresno, administered by Dr. Andrew Lawson Funded $3,000
Student Research, Cal. Poly San Luis Obispo, administered by Dr. Michael Costello Funded $3,000

2007 Grants

Harry Scott Smith Award, UC Riverside Entomology Dept. Funded $4,000
Robert Van den bosch Award, UC Berekely Entomology Dept. Funded $1,000
Bohart Museum, UC Davis. Funded $1,000

2008 Grants

Harry Scott Smith Award, UC Riverside Entomology Dept. Funded $1,000
Bohart Museum, UC Davis. Funded $500
Student Research, CSU Fresno, administered by Dr. Andrew Lawson Funded $3,000
Student Research, Cal. Poly San Luis Obispo, administered by Dr. Michael Costello Funded $3,000

AIEF Board of Directors

  • Cliff Ohmart - President
  • Pam Marrone Vice President
  • Rod Walker – Treasurer
  • Joe Baird
  • Jon Holmquist
  • Steve Matthiasson
  • Chris Storm
  • Robert Walther