Just saw this on our 4H website:

Youth Incentive Award Program (Entomology – Beetles)
What: The Coleopterists Society provides two cash awards of $150, and up to $200 (Junior Award) and $400 (Senior Award) of equipment credit from the BioQuip Products catalog, plus a one year subscription to the society journal, The Coleopterists Bulletin to recognize young people studying beetles – the most diverse organisms on earth (one out of every 4 animal species is a beetle!)
Open to: Youth in grades 7 to 12.

Application deadline: December 15, 2008

Find out more at: http://www.coleopsoc.org/default.asp?Action=Show_SocietyInfo&ID=Youth

Posted by Gwen Pearson

Entomologist. Educator. Writer. NERD.


  1. Speaking as a previous recipient (’05), I can say that this is one of the best opportunities for young beetle-o-philes – anyone who is eligible and interested should apply.

  2. Wow! That’s very cool!

    There you go folks-an unsolicited testimonial :D

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