3 Sigma offers a limited number of scholarships in the $100-$200 range to help undergraduate and graduate students attend professional meetings. For more information email ralph_garono(at)3sigmaintitute.org.
2015 Student Awards
3 Sigma Institute is pleased to announce the 2015 recipients of the registration-fee awards for students wishing to attend the Society for Northwestern Vertebrate Biology (SNVB).
From left to right: Becky Hill (3 Sigma Institute), Denim Jochimsen (University of Idaho), Alexander Lefort (University of Washington Bothell), Danielle Nelson (Oregon State University). Deanna MacTavish (Simon Fraser University), Lexi Menth (University of Washington Bothell), Erin Bri McCloskey (University of Washington Bothell), and Matthew Smith (Washington State University).
Award to University of Minnesota Duluth Undergraduate, Gage Sachs
Research Proposal for
This research has the potential to answer initial questions about the dynamic and unique processes occurring in the St. Louis River Freshwater Estuary in the winter months as well as producing questions for future studies to further understand the wintertime influence on the ecosystem.
Gage Sachs (L) and Dr. Garono (R) sampling water quality on the St. Louis River Freshwater Estuary in early 2015. Gage hopes to present the results of his research at the St. Louis Science Summit and at the Society of Wetland Scientists meetings in 2015.
High School & Middle School Students
The 3 Sigma Institute has made cash awards to both High School and Middle School student winners at Intel's Central Western Oregon Science Expo in 2013 and 2014.
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