Jason Edwards, a Botany/PiE PhD candidate working with Bill Reiners (Botany) and Steve Prager (Geography) won the US Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF) scholarship. USGIF scholarships are awarded to Graduating high school seniors, undergraduate, graduate and doctoral students "interested in using capabilities of geospatial science, data and technologies to address human security challenges". Winners are "chosen based on their academic and professional excellence in a field related to the geospatial intelligence tradecraft".
|View of the Ethiopian Highlands where Jason is conducting his research|
|After long day in the field in Ethiopian Highlands, Jason is relaxing in the hut|