Grants & Scholarships

APMS Graduate Student Research Grant

The Aquatic Plant Management Society is currently offering a graduate student research grant in the area of aquatic plant management and ecology.  The award is for two years at $20,000 per year.

Proposals are open to any full-time faculty member and/or graduate student.

Proposal deadline: April 17, 2015

Direct any inquires to: John Madsen (

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Call for Student Papers for the 55th Annual APMS Meeting

The Aquatic Plant Management Society is pleased to offer all student presenters room accommodations and complimentary registration at the upcoming annual meeting. The annual meeting will be held July 12-15, 2015 in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.  First, 2nd, and 3rd place prize money will be further awarded for both poster and oral presentations. In addition, students will be able to participate in tours of local aquatic plant management sites.

Submit your abstracts by May 2, 2015!

APMS Student Affairs Committee Chairs: Becca Haynie (; Chris Mudge (

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WAPMS  Scholarship Announcement

WAPMS invites and encourages undergraduate and graduate students to attend the 2015 Annual Conference in Portland, Oregon and apply for the Barbra H. Mullin Memorial Scholarship. A total of four awards are available to help defray travel and expenses to the annual conference.

Deadline: February 12, 2015.