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Ron Magill Conservation Scholarship

Ron Magill Conservation Scholarship

The Ron Magill Conservation Scholarship provides a $5,000 annual scholarship to a graduate student in the Department of Wildlife Ecology & Conservation at the University of Florida.  The scholarship enables training for the next generation of conservationist.

2017

2016

Maria Juliana Bedoya-Duran received the scholarship in 2016 to further her work in Columbia with local communities to preserve wildlife corridors in a biodiverse region.

2015

Matt Hallett was awarded the first annual scholarship.  Matt studys interdiciplinary ecology with a focus in tropical conservation and development.  In Guyana, he has been researching how vegetation structure, hunting intensity and livestock affect large wild mammals, like jaguars.  

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