Student Grant Program

The St. Petersburg Audubon Society (SPAS) is pleased to announce our Student Grant Program to support students with demonstrated interests in research and conservation that are relevant to SPAS’s mission . The SPAS Student Grant Program seeks to assist outstanding students from the greater Tampa Bay region who stand to make meaningful contributions to the conservation of natural resources. Eligible students must be enrolled full-time in an undergraduate or graduate program at an institution in the greater Tampa Bay region. Applicants must be majoring in biology, ecology, environmental policy, natural sciences, or a closely related field. Students from other institutions who are conducting research relevant to the Tampa Bay watershed and SPAS’s mission are also encouraged to apply. Awards will range up to $2,000. Please consult the applicant eligibility information and frequently asked questions prior to submitting an application.

Applications may be submitted online, via email, or post-marked. Please refer to the the application submission page for instructions and application requirements. Please contact us at with application questions.

Thank you to our friends and members for the donations that make this program possible. To support this and other local SPAS initiatives, please visit our donation page.