Integrating research, education, and outreach to enhance and preserve freshwater resources.
Undergraduate Funding Opportunities
Summer 2019 AWRI internship applications are now available! Are you a GVSU undergraduate student interested in conducting your own research this summer? Students from all disciplines are encouraged to apply for 6 internships funded by the R.B. Annis Foundation, the Herbert L. VanderMey endowment, and other sources. Interns will join a lab at AWRI for 40 hours per week for 14 weeks and will receive money for wages, a travel allowance, and supplies for their research. All applications are due by 5 PM on Wednesday, March 13, 2019 and successful applicants will be notified by Friday, March 22, 2019.
Students that will be at the junior, senior, or graduate level at GVSU in fall 2019 are also encouraged apply for the Bill & Diana Wipperfurth Student Research Scholarship. Applicants must be available to conduct research at AWRI for 10 hours per week for 15 weeks in the fall 2019 semester. Students must apply by Friday, March 1, 2019.
Official internship and scholarship announcements and instructions on how to apply can be found on our website at gvsu.edu/wri/undergraduate-fundingopportunities-41.htm.
Graduate Research Assistantships
AWRI is currently accepting applications for graduate research assistantships, available to full-time students interested in pursuing a Master of Science degree in Biology with an emphasis in aquatic sciences. Click here to view the full announcement.
- Learn more about graduate studies at AWRI, including instructions on how to apply. More information on the Master of Science program is available on the Biology website.
November 13, 2018
AWRI researcher testifies at PFAS hearing
September 11, 2018
GVSU researchers investigate biological, chemical effects of microplastics
September 10, 2018
Annis Water Resources Institute hosts delegation from Japan