Scholarship Helps OIMB Undergrads

The Neil Richmond Memorial Scholarship is awarded on the basis of merit and need to students attending the Oregon Institute of Marine Biology fall or spring session. The scholarship is funded by a grant from Oregon Sea Grant and honors the memory of Neil Richmond. Neil was a marine scientist and friend who worked for the Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife. This scholarship honors his spirit, curiosity and love of learning.


This award ranges from $500 to $1,000 for spring or fall term. This scholarship is available to students attending the University of Oregon Oregon's Institute of Marine Biology.


Download application (PDF) and scholarship detail. 

Current Neil Richmond Award Recipients

  • Melody Lemke¬†(2020)
  • Sebastian Bergen (2020)