Jesse H. Wheeler Jr. and Margery E. Wheeler Opportunities for Excellence

Scholarship Category: 
Undergraduate scholarship, Graduate scholarship

Funds used to enhance and enrich the professional training of graduate students and undergraduate honors majors in the Department of Geography/Geographic Resources Center. Special emphasis should be placed on deepening the students' professional experience including, but not limited to the following support: (a) funding of students to attend and participate in professional meetings, (Association of American Geographers), and the national meetings of the National Council for Geographic Education; (b) funding students' field research for master's of arts theses.