College of Natural Resources, UC Berkeley


September 16, 2013

Apply Now | CCREF Young Investigator Scholarship

Apply Now | CCREF Young Investigator Scholarship

Announcing: CCREF Young Investigator Scholarship

The Soil and Water Connection

With the support and donation from Filtrexx International CCREF has founded a Young Investigator Scholarship. The focus of the program is to help support a young professionals research in the fields of compost use and application and the soil water connection.

We are looking for a student (undergraduate through PhD) whose research and interests are focused on composting. More specifically, the ideal candidate will have interest in compost application and utilization as it relates to reducing erosion and water pollution.

The goal of the Young Investigator Scholarship is to bring attention to emerging young professionals in the field of compost research and to spark interest in the future of the composting industry.

Application Requirements:
· Completion of the downloadable application.
· Submission of research project abstract – Click here for Scholarships Abstract Guidelines
· One Recommendation letter from a professor or supervisor involved in the students research activities

Submissions Open: September 10, 2013
Application Deadline: October 20, 2013

Recipient of the scholarship will be awarded funds to support their research and education. The recipient will also speak at the USCC Conference in 2014.