Open Space Background

Student Grant Award Application

First Name
Last Name
Email Address
Name of School/Academic Institution
Name of faculty member/advisor
Title of Study
Type of Study
(i.e., senior project, masterís thesis, dissertation)
Attach Your Synopsis (pdf)

Application Requirements

Grant Applications must be submitted in pdf format in 12 pt font with 1 inch margins and a 2 page maximum length

Your Synopsis of study should include the following:

-Your hypothesis and goals
-Methods for data collection and analysis
-Anticipated final product.
-Whether you are the only investigator in the study or if your study is part of a larger or long-term investigation.
-Where you study will take place?
-when/how long will it take?
-How it will benefit the WC Open Space and how it supports the mission of WCOSF?
-What is your estimated date of project completion for data collection and total project?
-How your education and experience has prepared you to undertake the study.
-A short letter or email from the faculty member confirming your topic and study with them.

Applications can also be submitted via email to Sean Micallef at