The next cycle of the Polgar Fellowship will begin in early 2020.
The following information refers to the 2019 cycle:
The Tibor T. Polgar Fellowship program is a student research program conducted through the Hudson River Foundation in cooperation with the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation. Named in honor of the late Dr. Tibor T. Polgar, a major contributor to the early development of the Foundation, this program provides a summertime grant ($5,000 for each fellowship) and research funds (up to $1,500) for eight college students (undergraduate and graduate) to conduct research on the Hudson River.
The objectives of the program are to gather important information on all aspects of the River and to train students in conducting scientific studies and public policy research.
Read below for more information about application instructions.