Mary Fran Myers Award Fund
To provide awards in recognition of at least one new scholar entering the field of disaster management so that they may attend and participate in the annual Natural Hazards Workshop hosted by the Natural Hazards Center.
The Mary Fran Myers Scholarship provides financial support for recipients to attend and participate in the annual Natural Hazards Workshop to further their research or practitioner career paths. This scholarship covers transportation, hotel accommodations, meals, and Workshop registration fees. Each year, the recipient or recipients are recognized at the Workshop and may be asked to serve as panel discussants, where they can highlight their research or practical experiences in the hazards and disasters field.