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Ganga and Elizabeth Nair Endowed Scholarship for Natural Sciences



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Elizabeth Nair established this scholarship in 2010 in memory of her husband, Prof. Ganga Nair. Prof. Nair, a founding faculty member of UW-Green Bay, taught Plant-Forest Pathology, Mycology and Conservation of Natural Resources on a global level for 40 years. He was a world traveler, world-renowned scientist and world class advocate for forest preservation. The scholarship is awarded to full time students who are majoring in one of the natural sciences and demonstrate a strong commitment to conservation. Preference is given to students with interest in Plant- and Forest Pathology or in Mycology. The applicants should be undergraduates with junior or senior standing and have a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.3.