Ohio University

Environmental & Plant Biology Giving Opportunities

Stacy Welker, first recipient of the Norman S. Cohn Research Fellowship.
Stacy Welker, first recipient of the Norman S. Cohn Research Fellowship.

The Environmental & Plant Biology Department's current fund-raising priorities include scholarships, conference travel, and facilities.

Endowed Scholarships for Undergraduates

  • Professor Arthur Blickle Botany Scholarship for Women
    • For full-time women botany majors on the Athens campus
  • Charles E. Miller Scholarship/Research Fund
    • For full-time botany majors on the Athens campus

The Norman S. Cohn Research Fellowship in Plant Cell and Molecular Biology

  • Provides summer fellowship to pursue research with a faculty member in Environmental & Plant Biology

Undergraduate Conference Travel

  • Environmental & Plant Biology Faculty and Staff Memorial Fund
    • Funds research and conference expenses
    • Honors the memory of Warren A. Wistendahl, Laurence Larson, Monroe T. Vermilion, Robert M. Lloyd, Elizabeth D. Moore, J. Herbert Graffius, and Norman S. Cohn

Graduate Research and Conference Funding

  • The Lee S. and Irene E. Roach Graduate Endowment
    • Assists with conference, workshop, or research expenses for graduate students in plant cellular and molecular biology
  • The Hiram Roy Wilson and Florence Wilson Scholarship Fund
    • Supports travel for graduate students presenting at conferences

Dysart Woods

  • Provides funds for stewardship of 50-acre tract of old-growth oak forest located in Belmont County, Ohio

Contact Us

For information about giving to the Department of Environmental & Plant Biology, contact:

Susan Downard
Senior Director of Development, College of Arts & Sciences
306 Wilson Hall
Athens, Ohio 45701
E-mail: downard@ohio.edu
Phone: 740-593-2843