Graduate Student Funding and Information

Fellowships and Awards (student support)

Arthur William Sampson Fellowship is awarded annually by UNL's Center for Grasslands Studies to an outstanding graduate student with a special interest in pasture and/or range management in Nebraska.

William Ridgely Chapline Fellowship is awarded annually by UNL's Range, Pasture, and Forage Faculty to an outstanding graduate student for excellence and professionalism in range and forage science.

Hutchinson Travel Grant is awarded annually to graduate students in range, pasture, and forage sciences who present research results at professional meetings.

Other fellowships and awards are available for graduate students through:

CASNR Scholarships Fellowships for New Students Funding for Current students

Larrick/Whimore Graduate Student Travel Grant

Graduate Student resources for future and current graduate students

Future Graduate Student Current Graduate Student


Agronomy and Horticulture Graduate Student Association

AHGSA serves as the representative body for graduate students in the Department of Agronomy and Horticulture at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.  They work to promote interaction and a closer relationship among graduate students.


Range Management Club

The Range Management Club is an undergraduate club which fosters interaction amongst students interested in range and pasture. Graduate students are encouraged to attend to help mentor undergraduate students as they prepare for state and national meetings and careers or continuing education in rangeland management.



Seminars are not only available in the Range, Pasture, and Forage group but through these units:

Agronomy and Horticulture School of Natural Resources Center for Grasslands Studies