Mayhew Graduate Research Award for
Boyd Deep Canyon Desert Research Center

The Mayhew Graduate Research Award is available to graduate students conducting research at Boyd Deep Canyon Desert Research Center. One or more grants of up to $2,500 are awarded by the review panel. Funds can be used to support lodging and travel expenses to and from Boyd Deep Canyon, as well as a restricted amount of supplies and minor equipment directly related to the project. The competition is open to all graduate students, not just those enrolled at the University of California. As Boyd Deep Canyon is a gateway reserve, research projects conducted off site also will be considered.

Please refer to the application materials for additional qualifying criteria.

Applications and all supporting material should be submitted to Dr. Allan Muth ( by June 10, 2015. Awards will be announced by June 19, 2015.

For more information, contact:
Dr. Allan Muth
Reserve Director
Boyd Deep Canyon Desert Research Center
Phone: (760) 341-3655

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