In partnership with the Institute of the Environment's Carson Scholars Program and the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Arizona (OLLI-UA), 2012 Carson Scholar Melissa Merrick and graduate students in the School of Natural Resources and the Environment's Wild
When Rebecca Lybrand was a Carson Scholar in 2013, she gained the inspiration, motivation, and collaborations required to create a short video exploring soils and her research in southern Arizona.
The 2016 Carson Scholars Program application process is currently closed. Carson Scholarships are give to excellent and diverse graduate students at the University of Arizona who are studying renewable energy, environment and social justice. One-year scholarships of $5,000 will be awarded for the 2016 calendar year. Scholarships are sponsored by the Institute of the Environment, the Agnese Nelms Haury Program in Environment and Social Justice, the UA Renewable Energy Network, Biosphere 2 and private donations.