This is the website of the foundation “Alberta Mennega Stichting”
Grants are awarded to students and researchers under the age of 35 working in
association with a Dutch university or similar institution.
Application focus should fall within the field of tropical:
- Plant anatomy
- Plant systematics
- Plant ecology (in particular to tropical forest ecology)
Grants are awarded to help finance botanical fieldwork in the tropics, or publications,
congresses and herbarium visits in relation to Neotropical botany, or for work to be
carried out in cooperation with the National Herbarium of the Netherlands (today part of
Naturalis Biodiversity Center NBC).